Tag: climate change

El Nino’s fueling effect on intense hurricanes

El Nino’s fueling effect on intense hurricanes

December 5, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Manoa researchers investigate El Nino’s influence on hurricane activity in the Pacific

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Human activity impacts ocean’s nitrogen cycle

Human activity impacts ocean’s nitrogen cycle

December 2, 2014  |  Comments
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Study co-authored by UH Mānoa Professor David Karl examines increasing oceanic nitrate concentrations.

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Changes in ocean acidity increase reef erosion

Changes in ocean acidity increase reef erosion

December 2, 2014  |  Comments
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Scientists at UH Manoa’s Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology measure bioerosion of coral reefs in ongoing study.

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Ocean warming picks up speed, hits warmest temperatures ever recorded

Ocean warming picks up speed, hits warmest temperatures ever recorded

November 14, 2014  |  2 Comments
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UH Manoa climate scientist Axel Timmermann believes 14-year-long pause in sea surface temperatures has ended.

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UH Mānoa celebrates World Town Planning Day

UH Mānoa celebrates World Town Planning Day

November 3, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Department of Urban and Regional Planning celebrates World Town Planning Day on November 7 with a presentation, panel discussion and awards ceremony.

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International leader to discuss global food security

International leader to discuss global food security

October 29, 2014  |  5 Comments
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International sustainable agricultural expert and UH alumnus Thomas Lumpkin presents “Global Food Security by 2050: Challenges and Opportunities” on November 10

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Health of coral reefs focus of lecture by Ruth Gates

Health of coral reefs focus of lecture by Ruth Gates

October 23, 2014  |  Comments
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Ruth Gates, a UH Mānoa researcher, presents “The Wonderful World of Corals: Harnessing Basic Science to Address an Ecological Crisis.”

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UH Sea Grant helps Kauai County prepare for climate change

UH Sea Grant helps Kauai County prepare for climate change

October 8, 2014  |  Comments
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A study produced by a UH Sea Grant team provides data, tools and recommendations to help prepare Kauaʻi County for climate change.

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New report outlines the projected impact of climate change in Hawaii

New report outlines the projected impact of climate change in Hawaii

August 20, 2014  |  1 Comment
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A new UH Sea Grant report outlines the current state of climate science and projected impacts to Hawaii in a comprehensive, easy-to-read format

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National Science Foundation renews UH Hilo’s $5 million CREST grant

National Science Foundation renews UH Hilo’s $5 million CREST grant

March 28, 2014  |  Comments
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Hilo’s Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science Program has been awarded a second $5 million grant for interdisciplinary study of climate change.

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