Fishpond sees dramatic turn after removal of invasive plants

Fishpond sees dramatic turn after removal of invasive plants

  • August 6, 2019
The two-year project, led by the Hawaiʻi Sea Grant Program, removed an island of invasive red mangroves and replaced them with native plants, and studies show that the fishpond’s ecosystem and water quality have improved dramatically.
Failure to protect beaches under slowly rising sea level

Failure to protect beaches under slowly rising sea level

  • December 10, 2018
A team of specialists quantified land use on the Oʻahu coast over the period 1928–2015 and concluded that state and national coastal zone management practices will require new policies, or more effective ways for implementing existing policies.