Climate change: Redraw policies to adapt

By Victoria Keener   |  December 2, 2018  |  Updated December 1, 2018 7:02pm EDITORIAL| INSIGHT| ISLAND VOICES As authors of the chapter covering Hawaii and the U.S.-affiliated Pacific Islands in the “Fourth U.S. National Climate Assessment,” which was released by the federal government on Black Friday, my colleagues and I encountered a dire picture of climate impacts … Read more

+3.2ft: Sea Level Rise in Hawaiʻi

The preservation of Hawaiʻi’s shorelines is not only critical to protect the countless flora and fauna living there, but also to protect our way of life. The science is clear that one of the impacts of warming global temperatures is sea level rise. The negative impacts to low-lying coastal areas include loss of critical habitat, … Read more