Articles

Science. Nature. Environment. Endangered. Climate Change. Culture. Hawaii. Mark Twain. Place. Here is a selection of articles I’ve written on these topics for a variety of publications. I add more all the time, so keep checking back.

The Daily Beast. The Kilauea Eruption Flooded Hawaii’s First Geothermal Plant. What Next?

The Daily Beast. The Surprising Tourism Bump From Hawaii’s Spewing Volcano.

The Daily Beast. Will Mauna Loa Erupt Next? The Short Answer is Yes–But Don’t Freak Out.

Popular Science: What You Need to Know about the Volcanic Eruptions Going on in Hawaii Right Now.

Popular Science: This Albatross Couple Adopted A Baby of Another Species.

Honolulu: These Local Dog Detectives Sniff Out Everything from Drugs to Diseases.

Audubon: Do Bird-Eating Mice Pose a Danger to Wisdom the Albatross?

Honolulu: Endangered Hawaiian Crows Survive First Few Weeks in Native Hawaii Island Forests

Honolulu: Can Hawaii’s Endangered Native Crow Be Saved From Extinction?

Audubon: On the Ground with the U.S. Navy’s Albatross Adoption Agency

Audubon: To Save Albatross from Sea Level Rise, an Experimental Colony Lifts Off

Audubon: Meet Nine, a Fledgling Albatross That Could One Day Help Save Her Species

Smithsonian: Why Rare Hawaiian Monk Seals Are Lining Up to Get Their Shots

Eater: Why It’s Time to Embrace Breadfruit

Honolulu: Feral Cats are a Serious Threat to Hawaii’s Endangered Birds, Monk Seals, and Dolphins

Hawaii: The Incredible Rescue and Rehabilitation of Kilo, a Hawaiian Monk Seal

Honolulu: The Adventures of Mark Twain: How He Launched a Literary Career in Hawaii

Honolulu: The Harrowing Journey of the Hornet that Gave Mark Twain His Big Newspaper Scoop

The Eddy: Why Go to the Desert?

The Atlantic’s CityLab: A New Law Brings Back Subsistence Fishing in Hawaii

Hakai: Reclaiming an Old Home for the Hawaiian Petrel

Hakai: Hawaii’s Hawaiian Monk Seals Are (Finally) Having a Good Year

Hakai: Hunting Seals with a Puma (Apologies for the headline.)

Hawaii: Chasing Kiwikiu

Hawaii: Secret Garden: Nu’alolo Kai on Kauai

Hawaii: Flight Risk: Saving Kauai’s Endangered Newell’s Shearwater