The AIS team was featured in the DAR blog for the month of May! Please click here to see the blog post.  


Ballast Water & Biofouling Data Quarterly Report 2023 Q1  

AIS Team Quarterly Update (2022 Q4)

Posted on Jan 19, 2023 in Main, slider

AIS Team Quarterly Update (2021 Q3)

Posted on Oct 26, 2021 in Main, slider

Want updates on all Hawaii’s Invasive species? This update from the AIS Team was provided to the Hawaii Invasive Species Council(HISC) as part of their quarterly newsletter!  HISC News is a quarterly newsletter that provides: Recurring updates from active response efforts Announcements and programmatic updates from agencies and partners Upcoming events. This newsletter is sent to ...
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We’re excited to announce that the FREE Eyes of the Reef online training program is now available! We’re hoping this program will be a useful tool for virtually engaging with communities that want to learn more about coral reef ecology and possible threats to reef health. Participating is easy! Sign up at:, then work through ...
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We’re outplanting sea urchins in Waikīkī and talking about the importance of urchins in helping to control invasive algae with Wesley Dukes and Kimberly Fuller from the Hawaiʻi Division of Aquatic Resources. Then, we visit the sea urchin hatchery at the Ānuenue Fisheries Research Center and talk with hatchery lead David Cohen and his team—Matthew ...
Read More Voice of the Sea: Sea Urchin Hatchery Episode Premiere!