Tag: ocean

Parental experience may help coral offspring survive climate change

Parental experience may help coral offspring survive climate change

August 6, 2015  |  4 Comments
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Preconditioning adult corals to increased temperature and ocean acidification resulted in offspring that may be better able to handle those future environmental stressors.

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Ruth Gates’ research to reverse rapid coral reef decline supported by Paul G. Allen

Ruth Gates’ research to reverse rapid coral reef decline supported by Paul G. Allen

August 4, 2015  |  2 Comments
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Ruth D. Gates’ research project to stabilize and restore coral reefs receives funding from Paul G. Allen’s Vulcan Inc.

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Bacteria affects sand more than seawater

Bacteria affects sand more than seawater

July 23, 2015  |  1 Comment
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New study by UH Mānoa researchers looks into causes behind high levels of bacteria in beach sand.

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Ritidian Point wave buoy redeployed to serve Guam communities

Ritidian Point wave buoy redeployed to serve Guam communities

July 21, 2015  |  Comments
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PacIOOS redeploys wave buoy outside of Ritidian Point to measure wave height, direction, temperature and more.

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New tool forecasts high sea levels and potential flooding on Kwajalein Atoll

New tool forecasts high sea levels and potential flooding on Kwajalein Atoll

July 15, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System tool gives hourly updates of potential high sea levels and wave inundation for Kwajalein Atoll.

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Protecting the deep sea: a call for balancing mining and ecosystem sustainability

Protecting the deep sea: a call for balancing mining and ecosystem sustainability

July 9, 2015  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa scientist Craig Smith proposes a strategy for deep-sea resource management and protection.

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Wave buoy back online to serve Northern Mariana Island communities

Wave buoy back online to serve Northern Mariana Island communities

July 1, 2015  |  Comments
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PacIOOS wave buoy redeployed off Tanapag, Saipan.

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Timing is critical for the success of some spawning fish

Timing is critical for the success of some spawning fish

July 1, 2015  |  1 Comment
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New research from the Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology suggest timing of spawning predicts survival of reef fish.

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Hōkūleʻa crew and UH researchers explore Great Barrier Reef

Hōkūleʻa crew and UH researchers explore Great Barrier Reef

June 23, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Three key University of Hawaiʻi staff contributed to Hawaiian voyaging canoe Hōkūleʻa’s exploration and research at Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.

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Ocean surface currents now being measured in near real-time off Hilo

Ocean surface currents now being measured in near real-time off Hilo

June 22, 2015  |  Comments
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Online, real-time data on the direction and speed of ocean surface currents off Hilo made available by the Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System

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