Tag: College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources

Importance of coastal water quality to recreational beach users

Importance of coastal water quality to recreational beach users

March 29, 2017  |  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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Cooperation is key to reduce sediment runoff into West Maui reefs

Cooperation is key to reduce sediment runoff into West Maui reefs

March 2, 2017  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa research shows cooperation among landowners to reduce sediment runoff to nearshore reefs results in more cost-efficient and ecologically effective outcomes.

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Data on children and youth spotlighted at Center on the Family symposium

Data on children and youth spotlighted at Center on the Family symposium

February 24, 2017  |  Comments
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The symposium will feature studies by Hawaiʻi researchers using local data sets from early childhood through emerging adulthood.

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How bright is the future of space food?

How bright is the future of space food?

February 23, 2017  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa student Aleca Borsuk’s work with ancient grains may help feed future missions to Mars.

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UH Mānoa receives top international ranking for earth and environmental sciences

UH Mānoa receives top international ranking for earth and environmental sciences

February 11, 2017  |  2 Comments
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Research in ocean and marine sciences along with geology, geophysics and mineral physics and climate sciences contributed to the Nature Index ranking.

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AgDiscovery introduces teens to wildlife and agribusiness

AgDiscovery introduces teens to wildlife and agribusiness

February 10, 2017  |  Comments
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The summer program gives teen participants a first-hand look at the career paths in agriculture and natural resource management.

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Fruits, bees, pigs and more at Agriculture and Environmental Awareness Day

Fruits, bees, pigs and more at Agriculture and Environmental Awareness Day

January 22, 2017  |  Comments
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The College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources showcases the role of agriculture in the environment and community at the Oʻahu Urban Garden Center.

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Finalists announced for dean of the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources

Finalists announced for dean of the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources

January 18, 2017  |  Comments
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Nicholas Comerford, William Randle and Alan Sams are finalists for dean of UH Mānoa’s College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources.

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Potential biofuel crops in Hawaiʻi may successfully sequester carbon in soil

Potential biofuel crops in Hawaiʻi may successfully sequester carbon in soil

January 13, 2017  |  10 Comments
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PLOS ONE study finds that two potential biofuel crops in Hawaiʻi—sugarcane and napiergrass—may sequester more carbon in soil than is lost to the atmosphere,

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Innovative nurseryman and significant entomologist will receive top honors from CTAHR

Innovative nurseryman and significant entomologist will receive top honors from CTAHR

January 11, 2017  |  Comments
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The two men will be honored at CTAHR’s 29th Annual Awards Banquet on May 5.

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