What's up on Maunakea? Insects and ecosystems of the Mauna - Event Details

UH Hilo Home > News & Events

This event has concluded and is no longer current.

What's up on Maunakea? Insects and ecosystems of the Mauna

Location: UH Hilo Science & Technology Building (STB) Room #108

Arthropods (insects, spiders, centipedes, etc.) are the most diverse group of terrestrial animals and lynch-pins connecting nutrient cycling between plants, herbivores, carnivores and detritivores. On Maunakea, unique species have evolved and adapted over hundreds of thousands of years of "mountain-shaping" geological and climatological changes. Hundreds of insect species have been collected and identified during a 5-year baseline arthropod biodiversity assessment in the UH Maunakea Science Reserve.

The amazing stories of insects and the world we share assists with real-time ecosystem conservation planning on Maunakea.

For more information, contact: fklasner@hawaii.edu (808) 933-0734

What's also happening?

Week of December 16, 2018 calendar with events listings
Week of December 16, 2018Next →
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat

Final Grades Due at 12 Noon

Mindfulness Sessions

Winter Wellness Series: DIY Ornament

What's up on Maunakea? Insects and ecosystems of the Mauna

Announcements

Scheduled Emergency Exercise: Campus Lockdown
On Tuesday, July 30, Campus Security will be conducting a campus wide Emergency Exercise - Lockdown drill. The purpose of this exercise is to help us prepare should a real incident occur. ...
4th Annual HIplan Business Plan Competition Submissions Open
This business plan competition is open to individuals or groups (for-profit or non-profit) whose business plan focuses on developing startup or expanding a business based on Hawaiʻi Island. ...
US Fulbright Student Scholarship Application for 2020-2021
Will you graduating in the Spring 2020? Are you a US citizen interested in conducting research overseas? Have you ever thought of teaching English abroad? Well, consider applying for the US Fulbright Student program for the 2020-2021 academic ...
Study Abroad Fall 2020 Application Deadline
If you are considering studying abroad for the Fall 2020 or the academic year ('20-'21) you need to submit your application by October 4, 2019. Applications are available at: hilo.hawaii. ...

Disclaimer: The University of Hawaii at Hilo is not responsible for the contents, links and/or materials presented in any web site listed above that is not of the “hilo.hawaii.edu” or “.uhh.hawaii.edu” domains. All comments, complaints and grievances should be filed with the author, host and/or owner of said site.