Hawaiʻi’s Toxin-Free Keiki Act
By: Alexa Gutierrez
An industrial chemical that is used in many household plastics and food packages intended for children will be banned in Hawaiʻi beginning next year.
Climate change affects Kauaʻi flood victims’ mental health
By: Keila Lee & Ronnie Allen Campman
Twenty two percent of people who endure a natural disaster are at risk of developing depression, anxiety and chronic stress.
Climate change affects surf in Hawaiʻi
By: Carina Nocon & Megan Lucas
The size and shape of the waves will slowly start to break differently because of how climate change is heating up Hawaiian waters.
Developing Oʻahu's Resilience Strategy
By: Kevin Okimoto
In May 2019 the Office of Climate Change, Sustainability and Resiliency (OCCSR) released a document titles the Oahu Resilience Strategy.
Invasive algae posing significant threats to Hawaiʻi
By: Alexa Gutierrez & Kirsten Sibley
Non-native algae species infect these reefs, as they spread aggressively and prevent local marine life from building their habitats in the coral.