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HONOLULU – The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) released a report today that provides data and analysis on spending patterns of Maui households in 2014. The “Maui County Consumer Spending” report summarizes data obtained through household surveys conducted by DBEDT in 2015 and covers spending in 2014. DBEDT’s Research and Economic ...
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20 Years of Tracking Bird Flights at Night LIHU‘E – The Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project (KESRP) announced today that it will continue its annual seabird radar monitoring work to once again coincide with the start of egg laying for both ‘A‘o (Newell’s Shearwaters) and Ua’u (Hawaiian Petrels) on Kaua’i. “Our radar truck will be ...
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HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige and the Governor’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Team invite you to attend and actively participate in the 2016 Hawai‘i Education Summit. When:           Saturday, July 9, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (HST) Where:         Hawai‘i Convention Center – 1801 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI The summit is a conference for ...
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National Reunification Month

Posted on Jun 1, 2016 in Proclamations

Fatherhood Month

Posted on Jun 1, 2016 in Proclamations

Great Outdoors Month

Posted on Jun 1, 2016 in Proclamations

HONOLULU — The state Office of Planning (OP) in partnership with the state Office of Enterprise Technology Services (ETS) announces major upgrades to the state’s geographic information system (GIS). The upgrades take advantage of current advances in server-based GIS and cloud services, and improve data sharing, accessibility and cost-effectiveness. “It’s an exciting time for GIS ...
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HONOLULU – Public outreach and educational materials created for the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), Highways Division, Oahu District, Storm Water Management Program won top honors at the 2016 Pele Awards, an annual design and advertising competition that recognizes the best advertising and design work in Hawaii. HDOT’s keiki activity book, Hawaii Storm Patrol: New ...
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Aerial Survey Targeted At Japan Tsunami Marine Debris (HONOLULU) – It’s heartbreaking to see a marine mammal tangled up in derelict fishing line. It’s sad to see an otherwise beautiful Hawaiian beach covered in a vast array of plastic. It’s telling when the stomach contents of seabirds often show they’ve ingested these plastics. Marine debris ...
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