Author Archive: Cindy Knapman

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Summer flooding expected after water levels break 112-year record

Summer flooding expected after water levels break 112-year record

The upcoming peak astronomic tides of the year, known as “king tides,” will occur around May 26, June 23 and July 21.

May 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
Community members act as citizen scientists to help Snap the Shore, See the Future

Community members act as citizen scientists to help Snap the Shore, See the Future

Hawaiʻi Sea Grant will train community members to capture and record extreme high tide events on a global scale.

November 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
Hawaiian language newspaper research presentation

Hawaiian language newspaper research presentation

The presentation will explore the wealth of knowledge held in the Hawaiian language newspapers and highlight some of IHLRT’s current projects and graduate student research.

October 6, 2016 | By | Reply More
Symposium on climate displacement, migration and relocation to be held in Honolulu

Symposium on climate displacement, migration and relocation to be held in Honolulu

The symposium aims to address legal and policy challenges and questions surrounding continental U.S. and Pacific Islands climate displacement and relocation.

October 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
UH Water Resources Research Center receives nearly $1M for water sustainability project

UH Water Resources Research Center receives nearly $1M for water sustainability project

WRRC will conduct a three-year \ project focusing on developing optimal irrigation strategies in farmlands throughout Hawaiʻi, Guam and American Samoa.

September 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
NOAA Preserve America grant for online Hawaiian newspaper archive project

NOAA Preserve America grant for online Hawaiian newspaper archive project

The project Ka Wā Ma Mua, Ka Wā Ma Hope focuses on Hawaiian language newspaper articles that highlighted weather and climate change.

July 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
Institute of Hawaiian Language Research and Translation opens its doors to the public

Institute of Hawaiian Language Research and Translation opens its doors to the public

New institute has translated a portion of historical Hawaiian documents and is training the next generation of scholars.

June 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
Climate experts to help vulnerable coastal communities

Climate experts to help vulnerable coastal communities

Hawaiʻi Sea Grant’s Center for Coastal and Climate Science and Resilience to assist communities in Hawaiʻi and the Pacific.

June 2, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
New aquatic science curriculum now online

New aquatic science curriculum now online

Developed by UH Mānoa, Exploring Our Fluid Earth curriculum uses aquatic sciences as platform for education.

September 15, 2015 | By | Reply More
New Hawaiʻi Island community partnership aims to improve water quality

New Hawaiʻi Island community partnership aims to improve water quality

Wai 2 Kai project aims to clean Hawaiʻi Island streams and lessen pollution entering the water.

June 18, 2015 | By | Reply More