2018 HISAM Events

 

2018 HISAM EVENTS

February 1st, 2018

Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Hanauma Bay

Oahu

Hanauma Bay Education Program Seminars

 Join us for an exciting presentation on the current state of invasive species in Hawaii. Learn about the Hawaiʻi Invasive Species Council (HISC) in a presentation by Josh Atwood, Ph.D., HISC Program Supervisor.

Open to Public? Yes. For more information go to

http://hbep.seagrant.soest.hawaii.edu/community-events-calendar

 

February 3rd, 2018

Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm

Hawea Heiau Complex & Keawawa Wetland

Oahu

Wetlands for a Sustainable Future

Join us for a fun and educational event that provides a unique opportunity for the community to learn about the biological and cultural importance of Hawaiian wetland ecosystems. Additionally, we hope to instill sustainable living practices that can help reduce urban impacts on our wetlands.

We are planning a day of activities for the whole family from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, on Saturday, February 3, 2018, on the grounds of a cultural heritage preserve in Maunalua (6888 Hawaii Kai Drive, Honolulu 96825) and neighboring property, The Oahu Club. The event will start with a dedication ceremony honoring Ron Walker, a renowned wetland ecologist and advocate in Hawaii who’s career expanded decades. The day’s events will include tours of both Hawea Heiau Complex and Keawawa Wetland, planting of native species, bird watching of the endangered Hawaiian moorhen (‘alae‘ula), wetland-themed information tables, key speakers, plant sales, interactive wetland-themed games and crafts for keiki, music, hula and refreshments.

Open to Public? Yes. For more information go to

http://www.hawaiikaihui.org/

 

February 3rd, 2018

Time: 11:00am – 4:00pm

Kaewai Elementary School & Kalihi Valley District Park (map)

Oahu

Clean Water Kalihi Environmental Fair

Come and Enjoy

Keiki Crafts & Activities

Street Chalk Art & Stencils

Movie Viewing, Touch-A-Truck

Food Booths & More!

Open to Public? Yes. For more information go to

http://www.cleanwaterhonolulu.com/

 

February 8th, 2018

Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Hanauma Bay

Oahu

Hanauma Bay Education Program Seminars

 Join us for an exciting presentation on engaging the community and protecting Hawaii from aquatic invasive species. Learn about protecting Hawaii from aquatic invasive species by Kimberly Fuller and Daniel Lager of Laulima.

Open to Public? Yes. For more information go to

http://hbep.seagrant.soest.hawaii.edu/community-events-calendar

 

February 10th, 2018

Time: 9am – 2pm

Lyon Arboretum, Manoa

Oahu

OISC Volunteer Weed Trip At UH’s Lyon Arboretum

Learn about invasive species and help prevent the newest, baddest weeds from damaging O’ahu’s unique native ecosystems of plants and animals and the important resources they provide. Join OISC in partnership with Lyon Arboretum in an ongoing effort to remove selected, high-threat invasive plant species from the arboretum before they have a chance to establish, spread and do harm.

Open to Public? Yes. For more information go to

http://www.oahuisc.org/oisc-volunteer-service-trip/

 

February 15th, 2018

Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Hanauma Bay

Oahu

Hanauma Bay Education Program Seminars 

Join us for an exciting presentation which will provide an an overview of aquatic invasive species in Hawaii by Scott Godwin.

Open to Public? Yes. For more information go to

http://hbep.seagrant.soest.hawaii.edu/community-events-calendar

 

February 22nd, 2018

Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Hanauma Bay

Oahu

Hanauma Bay Education Program Seminars

Join us for an exciting presentation on preventing the introduction of and transfer of aquatic invasive species in Hawaii by Jules Kuo of the Division of Aquatic Resources (DAR), Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR).  

Open to Public? Yes. For more information go to

http://hbep.seagrant.soest.hawaii.edu/community-events-calendar