Post Tagged with: "Habitat"

Focus Areas Join Resilient Lands & Waters

Focus Areas Join Resilient Lands & Waters

NOAA Joins New Initiative to Increase Resilience to Climate Change NOAA has joined four other federal agencies in a suite of landscape-scale partnerships in areas across the country. The Resilient Lands and Waters Initiative brings agencies and partners together to improve the resilience of natural resources to climate change and […]

Read More

NOAA Awards Funds to 3 Focus Area Projects

NOAA Awards Funds to 3 Focus Area Projects

Today, NOAA announced $467,046 in funding for three new projects under the Habitat Blueprint. The Habitat Blueprint provides a framework for NOAA to think and act strategically—across programs and with partner organizations—to address the growing challenge of coastal and marine habitat loss and degradation. The awards to academic and non-profit […]

Read More

Storymap of Hawaii's RLW Initiative

The Return of the Fish of Kings

The moi (Pacific threadfin) is known as the “fish of kings.” At one time, only Hawai’ian royalty were allowed to eat this fish. Moi was so important to the ancient Hawai’ians that they built ponds to farm these fish and sustain the population. And so it was in an ancient […]

Read More