Tag Archives: Division of Aquatic Resources

Recruits Finding a Home

By Kevin Lino As a fish nerd (and biologist), I was excited to hear about unusual events occurring along Hawaii’s reefs this summer. While away on another research mission, reports came in from various sources and agencies about what was … Continue reading

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Scientists continue surveys of a marine protected area in Maui

By Kevin Lino To help assess the effectiveness of an unusual approach to management of marine resources in Hawaii, our team spent the week of April 22 conducting underwater surveys of fishes and benthic habitat along the coastline of West … Continue reading

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Researchers continue study of pollution effects on coral health off West Maui

By Erin Looney Erin Looney of the PIFSC Coral Reef Ecosystem Division (CRED) recently worked with Darla White of the Division of Aquatic Resources of the Hawai`i Department of Land and Natural Resources to collect water samples off West Maui. … Continue reading

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Scientists assess herbivorous fishes and coral health off West Maui

In recent weeks, Coral Reef Ecosystem Division (CRED) staff participated in two separate projects for which they conducted surveys and other field work near Kahekili, Maui, in Hawai`i. Surveys help evaluate West Maui management area Ivor Williams and Kevin Lino of … Continue reading

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