Reports

Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy

Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy-Priorities for Management in the Main Hawaiian Islands 2020-2030

Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy-Priorities for Management in the Main Hawaiian Islands 2010-2020

Revised Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy Activities (July 2014)

Revised Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy Activities (July 2016)

 

Research Articles

Responses of Herbivorous Fishes and Benthos to 6 Years of Protection at the Kahekili Herbivore Fisheries Management Area, Maui

 

FY 2019 Projects

West Hawai‘i Fish and Habitat Monitoring and Assessment (PI: S. Honarvar)

DAR Legal Fellow (PI: D. Antolini)

West Maui Priority Watershed Coordination (PI: J. Nobriga, Staff: T. Callender)

South Kohala Priority Watershed Coordination (PI: C. Wiggins, Staff: J. Rose)

DOCARE Legal Fellow (PI: D. Antolini)

Mauka-Makai Watch (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: K. Deitschman)

Fishing Rules App for Hawai‘i (Fish Rules LLC)

West Maui Kumuwai (WMK) Targeted Stakeholder Engagement (PI: L. Foote)

Eyes of the Reef Training Material (PI: TBD)

Stomach Content Analysis of Targeted Herbivores in Hawai‘i (PI: TBD)

 

FY 2018 Projects

Kona Fish & Habitat Monitoring and Assessment-Yr 9 (PI: D. Duffy and W. Walsh)

Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy Assessment (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: R. Minato)

DAR Legal Support (PI: D. Antolini)

West Maui Marine Coordination (PI: J. Nobriga, Staff: T. Callender)

South Kohala Marine Coordination (PI: C. Wiggins, Staff: J. Rose)

DOCARE Legal Support (PI: D. Antolini)

Makai Watch 2.0 (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: L. Kekoa)

Social Marketing to Advance Watershed Management in West Maui (PI: L. Foote)

Low-Impact Design and Development for West Maui (PI: M. Reyes)

Sewage Pollution Source Tracking on Puakō’s Reefs (PI: Tracy Wiegner)

Repair and Replace Conservation Boundary Fencing in West Maui (PI: C. Morden)

Community Driven Wastewater Treatment in Puakō  (PI: E. Perez)

Implementing the Roadmap to 30×30 – Community Engagement Phase (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: TBD)

Strategic Planning and Facilitation Support for the Hawai‘i Coral Reef Strategy 2020-2030 (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: TBD)

DAR Centralized Database – Development to Implementation Phases (DataHouse Consulting)

Piloting and Aerial Survey Approach to Monitor Coral Bleaching (Aloha Helicopter Tours)

West Hawai‘i Coral Health Maps (PI: G. Asner)

 

FY 2017 Projects

Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy Assessment (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: R. Minato)

DAR Legal Support (PI: D. Antolini, Staff: TBD)

DOCARE Legal Support (PI: D. Antolini, Staff: Ian Garrod)

West Maui Marine Coordination (PI: J. Nobriga, Staff: T. Callender)

Makai Watch 2.0 (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: L. Kekoa)

Social Marketing to Advance Watershed Management in West Maui (PI: L. Foote)

Low-Impact Design and Development for West Maui (CORAL)

Sewage Pollution Source Tracking on Puakō’s Reefs (PI: Tracy Wiegner)

Repair and Replace Conservation Boundary Fencing in West Maui (PI: C. Morden)

Using Marxan to Set Conservation Targets-Phase 3 of 3 (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: A. Meadows)

 

FY 2016 Projects

Kona Fish & Habitat Monitoring and Assessment-Yr 8 (PI: D. Duffy and W. Walsh)

Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy Assessment (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: R. Minato)

DAR Legal Support (PI: D. Antolini, Staff: D. Sakoda)

DOCARE Legal Support (PI: D. Antolini, Staff: Misha Nishiki and Ian Garrod)

West Maui Marine Coordination (PI: J. Nobriga, Staff: T. Callender)

South Kohala Marine Coordination (PI: C. Wiggins, Staff: J. Rose)

Corals of Opportunity as a Restoration Tool (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: A, Rosinski)

Makai Watch Coordination (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: L. Kekoa)

 

FY 2015 Projects

Kona Fish & Habitat Monitoring and Assessment-Yr 7 (PI: D. Duffy and W. Walsh)

Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy Assessment (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: R. Minato)

DAR Legal Support (PI: D. Antolini, Staff: D. Sakoda)

DOCARE Legal Support (PI: D. Antolini, Staff: J. Foster)

West Maui Marine Coordination (PI: P. Crozir, Staff: T. Callender)

DAR Coral Bleaching Plan (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: A, Rosinski)

Corals of Opportunity as a Restoration Tool (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: A, Rosinski)

Makai Watch Coordination (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: L. Kekoa)

Community-Based Social Marketing; West Maui Facilities in Storm Water Management (PI: L. Foote)

Makai Watch – Building a Database of Rules (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: L. Kekoa)

Sewage Pollution Source tracking Along Puakō’s Shoreline (PI: T. Wiegner)

 

FY 2014 Projects

Kona Fish & Habitat Monitoring and Assessment-Yr 6 (PI: D. Duffy and W. Walsh)

Implementation of the NOAA Coral Capacity Assessment (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: R. Minato)

DAR Legal Support (PI: D. Antolini, Staff: D. Sakoda)

Kiholo and West Maui: Integrating Local Knowledge through Moon Calendars (PI: A. Friedlander, Staff: E.Schemmel)

South Kohala Implementation Coordination (PI: D. Learner, Staff: S. Tobiason)

South Kohala Marine Coordination (PI: K. Hum, Staff: J. Rose)

Ecological Assessment of 60 Day-Use Moorings in Kona (PI: M. Hamnett, Staff: J. Milisen)

West Maui Post Fire Rehabilitation Materials (PI: P. Crozir)

West Maui Ocean Friendly and Good Housekeeping (PI: L. Foote)

South Kohala Coastal Community Naturalist Program (PI: C.Wiggins)

Kahekili-Kaanapali Makai Watch (PI: L.Foote)

 

FY 2013 Projects

Kona Fish & Habitat Monitoring and Assessment-Yr 5 (PI: D. Duffy and W. Walsh)

Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy Assessment (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: R. Minato)

DAR Legal Support (PI: D. Antolini, Staff: D. Sakoda)

Keanu‘i‘omanō Stream Bank Stabilization Project (PI: A. Hood)

West Maui Priority Site Coordination (PI: W. Nohara, Staff: T. Callender)

Identifying and Preserving the Resilience of West Maui Coral Reefs (PI: B. Howland)

Integrating local ecological knowledge with a novel scientific tool to refine traditional community-based fishing moon calendars in Kiholo and West Maui (PI: A. Friedlander, Staff: Eva Schemmel)

Assessment of coral settlement distributions and environmental conditions (PI: P. Jokiel and K. Rogers)

DAR Coral Fellow (PI: M. Hamnett and K. Davidson, Staff: A. Rosinski)

Reef Resilience Virtual Tour (PI: L. Foote)

FY 2012 Final Reports
DAR Legal Fellow
Kona Monitoring- 2013 Report, 2013 Detailed Report
32nd U.S. Coral Reef Task Force Meeting Coordination (Sept 2014)
South Kohala Communications Plan
Urchin biocontrol for alien algae
West Maui Curb Inlet Basket Pilot
Understanding the consequences of land-based pollutants on coral health in S. Kohala
     •  Final Report
     •  The Nature Conservancy Report
Maui Makai Watch Implementation
Hanakao`o Slope Stabilization
West Maui Fire Mitigation Plan
Reef Friendly Landscape Management Plans
Stream Corridor Assessment, Erosion Monitoring, and Recommendations
West Kumuwai Social Marketing Campaign
Day Use Mooring Buoy- Phase III 

FY 2011 Final Reports
Hawaii Coral Reef Strategy Implementation
DAR Legal Fellow
South Kohala Site Coordinator
Kona Monitoring
Maui Agricultural Road BMP
Dam Retrofit
Pohaku Rain Garden
Ungulate Fencing
Urchin biocontrol for alien algae

FY10 Coral Management Projects
FY11-12 Coral Management Projects

 

Community Based Subsistence Fishing Area Designation
Community-Based Subsistence Fishing Area Designation Procedures Guide

Past Monitoring Reports
Biological Conservation Yellow Tang Article 2009
Environmental Conservation Fish Impacts Article 2008
Impacts of West Hawaii Marine Protected Areas on Yellow Tang Stocks and Fishery Sustainability
Reef Fish Stocks and Fishing Impacts in the Hawaiian Islands
Status and Trends of Maui Coral Reefs

Local Action Strategies
Fisheries (FLASH)
Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS)
Climate Change and Marine Debris (CCMD)
Recreational Impacts to Reefs (RRIR)
Land-based Sources of Pollution (LBSP)
Makai Watch
Lack of Awareness

National Coral Documents
US National Action Plan to Conserve Coral Reefs, 2000
NOAA CRCP Goals and Objectives 2010-2015

Coral Reef Working Group Sharing Sessions

Feb. 2012 Presentations
November 2012 Sharing Session 
Septmeber 2013 Sharing Session

Reef Resilience Workshop
July 2012 Reef Resilience Presentations

Other Website Links
Hawaii DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources
West Maui Ridge 2 Reef
South Kohala Coastal Partnership
NOAA-Coral Reef Conservation Program
US Coral Reef Task Force
Hawaii State Coastal Zone Management Program