Tag: College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources

New genome sequence highlights corn’s adaptability

New genome sequence highlights corn’s adaptability

June 14, 2017  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa researchers contributed to the “flexible” corn genome study that led to a fuller understanding of the culturally and economically important crop.

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Hawai‘iʻs child well-being 17th in latest national rankings

Hawai‘iʻs child well-being 17th in latest national rankings

June 13, 2017  |  Comments
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Economic conditions may finally be improving, and families continue to offer a strong foundation for Hawaiʻi’s children, according to the 2017 KIDS COUNT Data Book.

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UH Honeybee Project keeps Hawaiʻi beekeeping buzzing

UH Honeybee Project keeps Hawaiʻi beekeeping buzzing

June 6, 2017  |  Comments
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The project does research on honeybee health, pest-management strategies and the development of “pollinator-friendly” farms.

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UH scientists researching pueo in citizen science project

UH scientists researching pueo in citizen science project

May 23, 2017  |  2 Comments
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The Pueo Project encourages citizen scientists to report sightings, participate in organized surveys, and use photography to document behaviors.

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UH Mānoa awards recognize teaching, research and service excellence

UH Mānoa awards recognize teaching, research and service excellence

May 8, 2017  |  Comments
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Each year, the chancellor recognizes the leadership and service of UH Mānoa faculty, staff and students committed to enhancing the university’s mission of excellence.

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UH plays significant role in the battle against rat lungworm

UH plays significant role in the battle against rat lungworm

May 8, 2017  |  Comments
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UH is assessing disease distribution, identifying carriers, experimenting with best practices for produce and reaching out to the community.

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Lack of resources prevents marine protected areas from realizing full potential

Lack of resources prevents marine protected areas from realizing full potential

April 26, 2017  |  Comments
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In areas with sufficient staffing increases, fish populations were nearly three times greater than those without adequate personnel.

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UH students help to solve real-world health, energy and agriculture problems

UH students help to solve real-world health, energy and agriculture problems

April 10, 2017  |  Comments
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Graduate and undergraduates present their multidisciplinary research at the CTAHR/COE Student Research Symposium.

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Summer GREEN Program explores local sustainable community food systems

Summer GREEN Program explores local sustainable community food systems

April 3, 2017  |  Comments
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The program encourages out-of-state students to learn about local sustainability efforts leading up to the World Youth Congress.

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Importance of coastal water quality to recreational beach users

Importance of coastal water quality to recreational beach users

March 29, 2017  |  2 Comments
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Survey participants are willing to pay to keep water clean and improve fish and coral abundance.

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