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Weekly Seminar Schedule – Spring 2018

Moana Ulu Ching Scott Laursen Kehau Springer Natalie Kurashima J.B. Friday Elliott Parson Steve Kendall Springer Kaye Cheyenne Hiapo Perry Bethany Morrison 2017 TCBES Cohort 2017 TCBES Cohort 2017 TCBES Cohort Evan Rehm Stephanie Yelenik Wiggins

Weekly Seminar Schedule – Fall 2017

Helmkampf Paxton Atkinson Salma Arous Becky Ostertag Chris Niebuhr Michael Shintaku Matthew Knope- September 11th 2017 Huihui Kanahele-Mossman-August 28th 2017

Weekly Seminar Schedule – Fall 2017

Date Speaker Title Email address AFFILIATION
21-Aug Amy Saxton Introduction to Library Resources saxton@hawaii.edu UH Hilo Mo'okini Library
28-Aug Huihui Kanahele-Mossman O pihapiha. Where does the water go and where it came from, an brief look at Native Hawaiian ancestral Hydrology hkanahel@hawaii.edu UH Hilo Kipuka
4-Sep HOLIDAY
11-Sep Matt Knope Ecology, evolution, and conservation of Hawaiian Asteraceae knope@hawaii.edu UH Hilo Biology
18-Sep Michael Shintaku Developing genetic tools for the protection and preservation of kalo mhshintaku@gmail.com UH Hilo CAFNRM
25-Sep Grant finding
2-Oct Chris Niebuhr Avian malaria transmission dynamics: a New Zealand perspective cniebuhr@gmail.com USDA
9-Oct Becky Ostertag Restoration of Hawaiian lowland wet forest using a hybrid ecosystem approach ostertag@hawaii.edu UH Hilo Biology
16-Oct Salma Arous Potyviruses detection strategies / new viruses detection via metagenomics salma.arous@ufl.edu
23-Oct Carter Atkinson Rapid detection methods and environmental sampling for the fungi that cause Rapid Ohia Death catkinson@usgs.gov USGS
30-Oct Kristina Paxton Loss of cultural diversity in native Hawaiian birds kristina.paxton@gmail.com UH Hilo TCBES
6-Nov Alison Greggor Using animal behavior and learning as conservation tools AGreggor@sandiegozoo.org Institute for Conservation Research, San Diego Zoo Global
13-Nov Martin Helmkampf The origin, phylogeny, and cultivation history of Hawaiian taros: a genome-wide SNP analysis mhelmkam@hawaii.edu UH Hilo
20-Nov Chad Wiggins How science stole my dream job and gave me a better one – from zeros to heroes for coral reefs in West Hawai‘i cwiggins@tnc.org TNC
27-Nov Stephanie Yelenik Multi-trophic drivers of understory regeneration in restored koa forest syelenik@usgs.gov USGS
4-Dec Evan Rehm Rewildling a tropical island: lost frugivores and seed dispersal on Guam emrehm@gmail.com UC Santa Barbara

Weekly Seminar Schedule – Spring 2017

Natural Resource Management Series (CBES 603 Natural Resource Mgt Seminar (1))

Date Speaker Title
Apr-3 Troy S. Sakihara, M.S. (DAR) All life aquatic and the duties of DAR
Apr-10 Dr. Jonathan B. “Jon” Koch (UH Hilo) Getting started as a successful proposal writer
Apr-17 Dr. Sheila McKenna
(Pacific Island Network, National Park Service)
Informing coral reef management decisions at four US national parks in the Pacific using long-term fata
Apr-24 Dr. Ron Terry
(Geometrician Assoc. LLC)
Observations on 25 Years of EIS Practice in Hawaiʻi
May-1 Moana “Ulu” Ching, M.S.
(Conservation International)
Community-based conservation: Bottom-up approaches to resource management at Conservation International Hawaiʻi