August 2014

August 1: Hauʻoli Lā Hānau Alegado lab!

Weʻre 1 year old and thankful for all the help weʻve had getting up and running. Looking forward to another productive and fun year. 

 Welina mai e Akamu Jaber! Akamu is a C-MORE Scholar and will be working on the weekly sampling project with Mikela and Kiana at Heʻeia Fishpond. 

Welina mai e Akamu Jaber! Akamu is a C-MORE Scholar and will be working on the weekly sampling project with Mikela and Kiana at Heʻeia Fishpond. 

 A hui hou to Nakoa Farrant who is off to Harvard University! We really enjoyed having you be part of our lab! E mālama pono 

A hui hou to Nakoa Farrant who is off to Harvard University! We really enjoyed having you be part of our lab! E mālama pono 

June 2014

  • Welcome to recent Kamehameha Schools graduate Nakoa Farrant! Nakoa will be working with Mikela Branco to isolate DNA and RNA from environmental samples
  • Mangrove removal phase II commenced this month!
 Photo montage: Kiana Frank

Photo montage: Kiana Frank

 Over the course of the day, Native Hawaiian high school students toured C-MORE and had the opportunity to meet graduate students and post-docs actively engaged in research. Their visit culminated in a hands-on microscopy lab in which the students observed plankton collected from Heʻeia fishpond. 

Over the course of the day, Native Hawaiian high school students toured C-MORE and had the opportunity to meet graduate students and post-docs actively engaged in research. Their visit culminated in a hands-on microscopy lab in which the students observed plankton collected from Heʻeia fishpond.