Via: The Guardian A floating device designed to catch plastic waste has been redeployed in a second attempt to clean up a huge island of garbage swirling in the Pacific Ocean between California and Hawaii. Boyan Slat, creator of the Ocean Cleanup project, announced on Twitter that a 600 metre (2,000ft) long floating boom that […]
Posted on April 23, 2019 by Jackie Shelton Many areas are subject to one or more forms of natural disasters. Depending on geographical location, these may include hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, wildfires, blizzards or floods. Most disasters offer limited time to prepare. That is why it is best to plan ahead of time, not only for you and your […]
Lihiwai Street, next to Queen Lili‘uokalani Gardens in Hilo, will be closed from May 20th to May 24th for the debris removal.
Two ‘Alalā in the Pu‘u Maka‘ala Natural Area Reserve have reached a new milestone, one not seen in the forests of Hawaiʻi for almost 20 years. They have built a nest.
A draft environmental assessment has been published for a planned subdivision along the North Kohala coast.
The Hawaiʻi Police Department reminds you that Saturday, (April 27), is National Take-Back Day, providing the community an opportunity to turn in your unused or expired medications for safe, anonymous disposal. Hours are from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Ka Waena Lapaʻau Medical Complex, 670 Ponahawaii Street, Hilo, and the Kona Police Station […]
Volunteer anglers, will be asked to catch, tag, release and record specific data on Goatfish and Moi.