In the News
Oct 31, 2012
"Pūpūkea tide pool contains feeble shrimp full of charm"
The little charmers are called feeble shrimp after their species name "debilis," meaning "weak" (full scientific name: Palaemon debilis). Their Hawaiian name is opae huna.
North Shore News highlights Jerom, Sal & Amy (not pictured) - our summer interns
Oct 5, 2011
"Fun In The Sun and Marine Education Too" -
Our own Drew Wheeler recently spent 2 months at sea with a 6 man crew on the Alguita - a 50 foot research vessel. His goal was to video a documentary of the amount of plastic trash which is accumulating in our oceans.
This is an interview CNN conducted with Drew on Jun 3, 2009.
Here is a little preview of what is yet to come from the video Drew shot during his 2 month voyage.