ReefQuest member and friend Max Beck has created a new PSA on ReefQuest. We think he did a fabolous job. Thank you so much Max. Enjoy everyone!
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Dylan Vecchione will speak of the importance of citizen science and of taking action in the context of Kahekili Reef conservation efforts.
The theme of the fourth annual TEDxTeen conference, “The Audacity of whY,” aims to focus the conversation
on Generation Y and their power to change the world.
As with TEDxTeen 2012, the conference will be webcast the conference live from New York City to provide access to viewers worldwide. Weʼre also encouraging ReefQuest…
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(Repost from Wes Maui Watershed News) CORAL will hold a water reuse readiness workshop on Friday, April 5th, from 9 am to 2 pm. The workshop will start with a tour of the Lahaina Wastewater Reclamation Facility, in partnership with the Maui Hotel & Lodging Association’s Engineers Advisory Council. Steve Parabicoli, Maui County Wastewater Operations Program Superintendent, will conduct the tour and provide an update on the facility’s current and future plans for upgrades. After the tour…Continue
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(Repost from Liz Foote, Coral.org West Maui Watershed News, March 2013) Back in December, you may have seen some press (here, here, and here) on the results of a study conducted by the University of Hawaii to investigate the connection of treated wastewater effluent (disposed of through gravity-fed injection wells) to the water emerging as freshwater seeps amongst the nearshore reefs of North Ka’anapali.
You can find the study in its entirety - all 513 pages of it – at the EPA site.…Continue
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