Author: Sheila Sarhangi

Environment: Weed Wars

In the fight against invasive plants, conservationists are bringing out the small guns.

Hiking the Koolau Mountains

Koolau Conquerer: One man, one backpack, one mountain: Chase Norton recently hiked the entire summit in one go.

Original Hawaiian Note Cards

Inspired by Hawaii’s environment, these note cards invite you to put away your keyboard and pick up a pen.

Coping with Mold in Hawaii

Fuzzy Logic: Mold—actually tiny fungi—is a fact of life in Hawaii. Here are some coping strategies.

Solar Powered Beer

Light, Beer: Kona Brewing Co. reaps savings—and makes a good brew—using solar power.

Unloading Holiday Clutter

As gifts pile up after the holidays, many people unload clutter in January. Here’s how to properly lighten up, without harming the environment.

The Opihi Ohana

A partnership has been created to study opihi and better manage the population.

The Kalihi Stream Revival

A Kalihi nonprofit heals a stream to connect a community and develop a network of stewards.

Hawaii Steals and Deals

HONOLULU found 53 ways to shave the costs off retail therapy, sprucing up your home, collecting art, grocery shopping and more. All without breaking the bank.

Eco-Friendly Stand-Up Paddles

Everpaddle makes paddles in Hawaii using reclaimed wood from construction sites and wood mills on Oahu and the Big Island.

Hawaii's Invasive Species

They aren’t cute, cuddly or shy. Here are six new—or just pesky—invasive species you should know about.

Legislative Score Card

The 2010 legislative session is pau, so let’s recap the status of five environment-related bills and see how they did.