M.S. in Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science

Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science - M.S. Program Seminars

Next Seminar

Darla J White on a boat

Weekly Seminar Schedule

Date Speaker Title Affiliation
Jan-17 Shawn Larson, Amy Olsen, Joel Holander, Kaela Wuesthoff Longitudinal study of West Hawaiʻi reef ecosystem, highlighting fish diversity and abundance, coral health, and water quality Seattle Aquarium
Jan-24 Lauren Kurpita Honu‘ea: the critically endangered Hawksbill turtle of Hawai‘i Island Director, Hawai‘i Island Hawksbill Turtle Recovery Project
Jan-31 Chris Farmer Saving Hawai‘i’s forest birds: translocations, climate change, and landscape-scale mosquito control Hawai‘i Program Director, American Bird Conservancy
Feb-7 Shawn Young Kootenai River Ecosystem Restoration: Hatcheries and Habitat Fish Restoration and Conservation Aquaculture Program Supervisor, Kootenai Tribe of Idaho
Feb-14 Jon Koch From pupation to flight: Adventures of a would-bee biologist Program Specialist, Pacific Islands Climate Adaptation Science Center
Feb-21 Darla J. White From UH at Hilo to Aquatic Resource Management and Research Professional in Hawaii - One Student's Journey Fisheries Habitat Specialist, Lynker Technologies, Hawaii, Eyes of the Reef Co-coordinator, Maui
Feb-28 Franny Kinslow Brewer Public Speaking Communications Director|Big Island Invasive Species Committee
Mar-6 IgniteTalk Student Presentations Seminar to end at ~5:00pm
Mar-13 No class
Mar-20 Spring Recess
Mar-27 Scott Laursen Engaging Collaborative Action through Socio-Ecological Change Program Specialist, Pacific Islands Climate Adaptation Science Center
Apr-3 TCBES Symposium Poster Review
Apr-10 Cheyenne Perry, Kualii Camara, Nicholas Krueger GORSE Panel
Apr-17 Sierra McDaniel Plants & NPS Restoration Efforts Botanist, National Park Service
Apr-24 Ulu Ching Community Engagement & Pono Science
May-1 Corinna Pinzarri ʻōpeʻapeʻa ecology and conservation research efforts USGS Pacific Island Ecosystems Research Center
May-8 No Classes

Past Seminars

Details of past seminars can be found in our Archived Seminars section

Date Speaker Title Affiliation
Jan-17 Shawn Larson, Amy Olsen, Joel Holander, Kaela Wuesthoff Longitudinal study of West Hawaiʻi reef ecosystem, highlighting fish diversity and abundance, coral health, and water quality Seattle Aquarium
Jan-24 Lauren Kurpita Honu‘ea: the critically endangered Hawksbill turtle of Hawai‘i Island Director, Hawai‘i Island Hawksbill Turtle Recovery Project