A tiny wasp from Tanzania may be the last, best hope for one of the native Hawaiian wiliwili trees.
The Hulihia Center for Sustainable Systems seeks to treat the symptoms of a problem by determining its root cause.
Discover the scientific story behind Maui's colored sand beaches.
The life forms that originally colonized these islands may have been neither plant nor animal. And they're still here.
Maui Ocean Center’s temporary residents have lasting lessons to teach.
For researcher Jim Darling, the song of the humpback whale may hold the key to understanding this remarkable creature.
An ancient crustacean could hold the key to restoring an endemic plant species and protecting Maui against climate change.
We celebrate The Nature Conservancy's thirty years in Hawai'i with a visit to its crown jewel, Waikamoi cloud forest.
Bridging the gap between community and the crater.
Isao Nakagawa monitors the largest known colony of wedge-tailed shearwaters in Maui, nestled along the idyllic Kapalua Coastal Trail.
No one knows for sure how many Hawaiian land snails still exist.
If you care about something, you take care of it. Maui offers many ways to gain that sense of belonging, as these volunteers can attest.
Kā‘anapali’s marine reserve is protecting the reef by protecting the fish.
At Anna Palomino's Ho‘olawa Farm, spiritual rediscovery is rooted in practical knowledge.
Haleakala Ranch goes out on a limb to conserve native forest — by harvesting trees to transform into koa guitars.
Some eight species of dolphins call Hawaii’s waters home; one is the best twirling dolphin in the world.
Meet some ordinary people whose super power is an unflagging commitment to Maui's natural environment.
We recognize a few individuals who make Maui no ka oi by protecting the environment, preserving indigenous wisdom, building sustainable communities.
The Maui Electric Vehicle Alliance is working to jump start an electric car revolution on the island, helping the environment and gas prices.
The Hawaiian humpback whales that visit Maui each year are doing well, but threats remain.
Meet seven Maui residents who display a heroic commitment to our island's environment.
Meet five regular folks whose work keeps Maui fabulous.
Pull on some boots, grab a digging stick, and help bring a Hawaiian dryland forest back from the brink.
Whale watching on Maui is not just about seeing, but listening too. New research tells us the truth about how whales interact and why they sing.
Our five environmental heroes for 2012 are saving the planet and paving the way for a greener future for Maui, Hawaii and the rest of the world.
Shifting sands blow across Moloka‘i’s wild western coast.
Maui's native ecosystems face continuing threat—but we can help restore the balance. Here are five people and one dog who are making a difference.
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