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UH and Conservation International dive on unexplored seamounts near Hawaiʻi

UH and Conservation International dive on unexplored seamounts near Hawaiʻi

September 27, 2016  |  Comments
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Hawaiʻi Undersea Research Laboratory teamed up with Conservation International to dive on seamounts never explored by human-occupied submersibles.

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Research forecasts future ocean crisis

Research forecasts future ocean crisis

September 14, 2016  |  Comments
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A study by UH Hilo’s Matthew Knope warns of a future mass extinction if marine resources are not better managed.

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New PacIOOS website provides ocean information, data and services

New PacIOOS website provides ocean information, data and services

August 29, 2016  |  Comments
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The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System has launched a new website to further their mission to empower ocean users, decision-makers and stakeholders across the Pacific Islands.

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Abundant and diverse ecosystem found in area targeted for deep-sea mining

Abundant and diverse ecosystem found in area targeted for deep-sea mining

July 28, 2016  |  1 Comment
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A study led by UH Mānoa’s Diva Amon discovered impressive diversity among the creatures living on the seafloor in the Clarion-Clipperton Zone.

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Invasive algae clean up honors Isabella Abbott

Invasive algae clean up honors Isabella Abbott

June 24, 2016  |  Comments
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UH and community Volunteers remove alien algae from the Waikīkī reef.

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Good bacteria vital to coral reef survival

Good bacteria vital to coral reef survival

June 23, 2016  |  2 Comments
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UH Mānoa coral research highlights bacteria’s role in coral reef health and recovery.

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Explore world’s deepest ocean trench with live feed from expedition

Explore world’s deepest ocean trench with live feed from expedition

June 16, 2016  |  Comments
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Virtual explorers can join the Okeanos Explorer as it explores the deepest oceanic trench on the planet, the Marianas Trench.

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UH playing important role in NASA coral study

UH playing important role in NASA coral study

June 14, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology works with NASA to survey environmental changes to coral reefs.

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Organism responsible for paralytic shellfish poisoning could affect fisheries

Organism responsible for paralytic shellfish poisoning could affect fisheries

May 31, 2016  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa research shows toxic plankton ingestion may impact fisheries’ food chains.

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Fishing networks study may save sharks

Fishing networks study may save sharks

May 23, 2016  |  Comments
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Tuna fishers who network with their competition may be able to stop thousands of sharks a year from being accidentally captured and killed in the Pacific Ocean.

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