Stories tagged "marine science"

Acoustic shark sensors monitor Palau sharks

October 19th, 2011 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Sharks are monitored in Palau with a new 14-station acoustic array as part of an effort to protect the species in Micronesia waters.


Shark cam explains yo-yo swimming behavior

July 25th, 2011 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Marine biologists use cameras and accelerometers to explain swimming behavior in sharks.


Hilo students rescue endangered turtle

July 15th, 2011 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

University of Hawaii at Hilo students assist in the rescue of a hawksbill sea turtle that had gotten stranded in a freshwater pond.

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Marine reserves spawn distant fish

April 5th, 2011 | by Cheryl Ernst | Comments Off

University of Hawaii researchers find evidence that marine reserves contribute to fish stocks a hundred miles away.