Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Environment

All things Environment for readers of the Hawaii Reporter

808 Cleanups is tenacious when it comes to cleaning up other people’s messes

by Ethan Pearson-Pomerantz I’m in a familiar place, high up on the Pali, raindrops splattering on the dirt next to me, traffic noises just barely...

What You Didn’t Know About the Portuguese Man-o’- war

Origin and biology of this dangerous species…not just the usual debate about whether pee or vinegar is the better treatment. You’ve excitedly grabbed your boogieboard....

Feds Admit PTA Poison Plan Will Taint Game, Risk Hunter Health

Hunters beware! Your game may soon become tainted by a poison experiment up at Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA). The USFWS has released it’s long...

Earth Day 2017

How many of you remember the first time you saw our Earth? This view of ourselves embedded in a living planet, wrapped in oneness,...

Consumer Appetite for Electric Vehicles Rivals Pickups

Despite lower gas prices, a new AAA study, released just days before Earth Day, reveals that consumer interest in electric vehicles remains high, with...

Honolulu’s Chief Resilience Officer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, April 13, 2017 Mayor Caldwell, in partnership with 100 Resilient Cities, appoints Joshua W. Stanbro to be Honolulu’s first Chief Resilience...
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Deep climate crises Angst

Who cares if global warming is a hoax? What if we built a better world, based on renewable energy and food security and justice for...

Human impact rising on Planet Earth

The Hawaii islands are home to the longest running Impact data-set for measuring atmospheric carbon dioxide. The Mauna Loa monitoring station started measuring in...

Honolulu’s Chief Resilience Officer

Recently, we sat down with Katya Sienkiewicz to learn about an innovative recent award by the Rockefeller foundation to the City of Honolulu. We all...