Tag: Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science

Climate change research at UH Hilo: Fishpond management and restoration

Climate change research at UH Hilo: Fishpond management and restoration

April 20, 2017  |  Comments
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Researchers are studying current conditions in several fishponds in Keaukaha in order to restore, sustain and manage them better in the face of climate change.

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Climate change research at UH Hilo: Monitoring the coasts for signs of erosion

Climate change research at UH Hilo: Monitoring the coasts for signs of erosion

April 11, 2017  |  Comments
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Researchers are using small unmanned aerial vehicles to make predictions on how the rise in sea level will affect the coast and what that entails for communities.

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UH Hilo graduate student wins at international entomology conference

UH Hilo graduate student wins at international entomology conference

October 21, 2016  |  Comments
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Heather Stever was awarded first place in the 15-minute graduate student oral competition at the 2016 International Congress of Entomology.

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UH Hilo climate change research project receives fourth year of funding

UH Hilo climate change research project receives fourth year of funding

October 4, 2016  |  Comments
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NSF has released $1 million from the Centers for Research Excellence and Technology Program to fund UH Hilo’s climate change research project.

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Understanding and stopping rapid ʻŌhiʻa death

Understanding and stopping rapid ʻŌhiʻa death

December 11, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Researchers at UH Hilo aim to understand disease killing off large numbers of ʻōhiʻa trees

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Interviews with rat lungworm disease survivors produced by UH Hilo researchers

Interviews with rat lungworm disease survivors produced by UH Hilo researchers

August 20, 2015  |  8 Comments
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UH Hilo researchers interview Rat Lungworm Disease survivors in 54-minute film

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UH Hilo joins Organization for Tropical Studies

UH Hilo joins Organization for Tropical Studies

January 14, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Hilo obtains membership with the Organization for Tropical Studies

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Emerging infectious disease found in Hawaiʻi ʻamakihi

Emerging infectious disease found in Hawaiʻi ʻamakihi

December 8, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Hilo researchers publish a report about an emerging infectious disease threatening the population of the Hawaiʻi ʻamakihi

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Budding UH Hilo conservationists supported by Hauʻoli Mau Loa fellowship

Budding UH Hilo conservationists supported by Hauʻoli Mau Loa fellowship

December 2, 2014  |  Comments
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The Hauʻoli Mau Loa Foundation pledges continued support of UH Hilo Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science graduate students.

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National Science Foundation renews UH Hilo’s $5 million CREST grant

National Science Foundation renews UH Hilo’s $5 million CREST grant

March 28, 2014  |  Comments
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Hilo’s Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science Program has been awarded a second $5 million grant for interdisciplinary study of climate change.

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