Tag: Oahu Army Natural Resources Program

Post works to oust pesky coconut rhinoceros beetle

Post works to oust pesky coconut rhinoceros beetle

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Within the last year, two new insect pests, the coconut rhinoceros beetle (Oryctes rhinoceros, or CRB) and the little fire ant (Wasmannia auropunctata, or LFA) have arrived and spread on O‘ahu.

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Spring means Earth Month: OANRP supports planet 3,500 plants at a time

Spring means Earth Month: OANRP supports planet 3,500 plants at a time

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Earth Month is quickly approaching, but for the O‘ahu Army Natural Resources Program (OANRP), which manages endangered species on O‘ahu, the busiest part of protecting the Earth, here, on island, is nearing the end of the season – specifically, the season for planting.

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Youth ‘build’ a forest, environmental awareness

Youth ‘build’ a forest, environmental awareness

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Over 100 elementary school students from central Oahu interacted with a native Hawaiian forest at the Hawaii Agriculture and Environmental Awareness Day at the Urban Garden Center in Pearl City, Feb. 13.

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Volunteers help protect Makua endangered plants

Volunteers help protect Makua endangered plants

| October 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

In spite of the damp weather forecast, ten O‘ahu residents gave up their Saturday to help control invasive weeds in Kahanahāiki, the northern Ahupua‘a (traditional Hawaiian land division) of Mākua Valley.

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Alien Species: USAG-HI native plantings prevent spread

Alien Species: USAG-HI native plantings prevent spread

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The State of Hawaii is hosting the annual Hawai‘i Invasive Species Awareness Week, March 3-9

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Army joins national and  state control efforts

Army joins national and state control efforts

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Army’s local “green” team is sounding off on invasive species, as it joins state and national efforts to raise awareness during Invasive Species Awareness Week.

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OANRP manager named ‘Oahu MVP’

OANRP manager named ‘Oahu MVP’

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jane Beachy, manager of the Ecosystem Restoration Program with OARNP, Directorate of Public Works, USAG-HI, earned the title “Oahu MVP 2014” for her work overseeing the Army’s continued control and monitoring efforts to prevent the spread of devil weed on Oahu.

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‘Species Awareness’ is March 3-9

‘Species Awareness’ is March 3-9

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The State of Hawaii kicks off the second annual Hawaii Invasive Species Awareness Week (HISAW) with a proclamation ceremony in the Capitol Auditorium, here, March 3.

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Invasion of the aina snatchers!

Invasion of the aina snatchers!

| March 1, 2013 | 2 Comments

Carnivorous wolf snails, Jackson’s chameleons, pigs, goats, deer, fountain grass, strawberry guava, rats, slugs, devil weed, ants, coqui frogs, sheep.

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YIR: Community, environment highlight USAG-HI 2012

YIR: Community, environment highlight USAG-HI 2012

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Buoyed by a historical past of more than 100 years, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii leadership and community members moved confidently into the future while dedicating new and renovated barracks and child care facilities, all while continuing to gather environmental accolades during 2012.

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