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(Kauaʻi, Hawaiʻi, November 3, 2015) A historic project more than 30 years in the making took place on Kauaʻi’s north shore on Monday when 10 downy endangered Hawaiian Petrel chicks were flown by helicopter from their montane nesting area to a new colony protected by a predator-proof fence at Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge. The ...
Read More DLNR JOINT NEWS RELEASE: Endangered Hawaiian petrels moved to Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge

Event: Demonstration of new interactive online tool for accessing Hawaii health data about communities, counties, and the state. Description: The Department of Health’s Hawaii Health Data Warehouse (HHDW) has been a valuable online resource since 2004, providing data about the health of Hawaii communities for businesses, non-profits, policymakers, government agencies, journalists, researchers, students and others. ...
Read More DOH MEDIA ADVISORY: Hawaii Department of Health launches new online resource to increase access to Hawaii Health Data

HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) is launching a new resource for residents and others seeking information on public health data about their communities in Hawaii. The department’s Hawaii Health Data Warehouse (HHDW) has introduced a new easy-to-use interactive query/reporting tool—the Indicator-Based Information System, or IBIS—that provides users more control to find ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: Hawaii Department of Health launches new interactive tool for increasing access to health data about Hawaii communities

KAMUELA, HAWAII ­ —  The public is invited to an Arbor Day plant sale on Friday, November 5 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife Kamuela State Tree Nursery, located at 66-1220-A  Lalamilo Rd. in Kamuela.  Sale items will mostly feature native plants ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Native plant enthusiasts invited to annual arbor day plant sale on Hawaii Island

LIHU‘E ­ —  The public is invited to an Arbor Day plant sale on November 6 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife baseyard and nursery at 4398-D Pua Loke St. (follow the palm trees past the Dept. of Water and Dept. of ...
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HONOLULU—Gov. David Ige will be traveling to Seoul, South Korea and Tokyo, Japan from November 3 through November 12. The South Korean government invited Gov. and Dawn Amano-Ige to participate in various informational briefings and events on their first visit to the country. The governor will meet with various Korean ministries and officials to promote ...
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Capitol Connection November 2015

Posted on Nov 2, 2015 in Main

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is pleased to announce the Airports Division’s bond ratings were upgraded by Moody’s Investors Service (A2 to A1 with a stable outlook) and by Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services (A to A+ with a stable outlook).  In addition, Fitch Ratings maintained the Division’s A rating, but improved ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: HDOT airports division improves bond ratings