Tag: College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources

Seeding the future of the ʻōhiʻa tree

Seeding the future of the ʻōhiʻa tree

February 7, 2016  |  Comments
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The Lyon Arboretum launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds to save seeds from the threatened ʻōhiʻa trees.

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Summer AgDiscovery program for teens accepting applications

Summer AgDiscovery program for teens accepting applications

February 5, 2016  |  Comments
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This free summer program, hosted by the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, gives its teenage participants a first-hand look at career paths in agriculture and natural resource management,

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Native silverswords threatened by shifting climate patterns

Native silverswords threatened by shifting climate patterns

February 1, 2016  |  2 Comments
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UH Mānoa researchers shows how shifting atmospheric circulation patterns that may be caused by climate change are threatening populations of the iconic silversword on Haleakalā.

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Hawaiʻi wildfires strongly linked to human activity

Hawaiʻi wildfires strongly linked to human activity

January 22, 2016  |  3 Comments
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New research paper co-authored by UH Mānoa researchers outlines surprising frequency of wildfire in the Hawaiian Islands.

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Food security focus of presentation series

Food security focus of presentation series

January 8, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources presents interdisciplinary presentation series on food security.

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CTAHR scientist selected as policy fellow for national entomological society

CTAHR scientist selected as policy fellow for national entomological society

December 18, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa Associate Professor Helen Spafford will advise policy-makers on scientific issues.

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Understanding and stoppping rapid ʻŌhiʻa death

Understanding and stoppping rapid ʻŌhiʻa death

December 11, 2015  |  Comments
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Researchers at UH Hilo aim to understand disease killing off large numbers of ʻōhiʻa trees

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Manoa fashion alum wins international textile awards

Manoa fashion alum wins international textile awards

December 1, 2015  |  Comments
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Mānoa alumna Gabrielle Sanehira is honored with two awards at the 2015 International Textile and Apparel Association Design Exhibition.

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UH researchers help unlock pineapple genome

UH researchers help unlock pineapple genome

November 5, 2015  |  Comments
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The international research team hopes information can help increase drought tolerance in other plants.

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UH Mānoa celebrates Arbor Day with tree planting and giveaways

UH Mānoa celebrates Arbor Day with tree planting and giveaways

October 28, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa will celebrate Arbor Day on Wednesday, November 4 at the Arbor Day Tree Planting and Plant Giveaway.

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