ʻAʻohe hana nui ke alu ʻia, No task is too large when done together.
In a loʻi kalo at Papahana Kuaola, students put the "collaborative care" in NREM 691.
Eryn Opie, NREM Undergrad (Crow Lab) & NRCS Soil Scientist C. Stiles
describe soil color in Kawainui Marsh using a Munsell color chart. Photo G. Koob, USDA
Dr. Kirsten Oleson meets with community members in Kiholo
Researching ways to vegetatively propagate koa for reforestation
T. Idol, J. B. Friday, F. Inman-Narahari, & E. Hickey visit an ancient Mauna Kea koa.
Invasive Grass-Wildfire Cycle: Thousands of hectares burn each year In Hawaii
threatening communities, agriculture & natural resources. C. Trauernicht, Fire Specialist
HBT: Protecting 10,000 ha of East Maui Watershed against miconia
in partnership with Maui invasive Species Committee & National Park Service (J. Leary)
NREM Internships: Get hands-on experience in Hawaii's natural environment.
NREM 380 students measure DBH of an 18 yr Eucalyptus deglupta. Photo: JB Friday
Alaʻe ʻula / Hawaiian moorhen (Gallinula chloropus sandvicensis), endangered
In Hawaiian legend, the demi-god Maui stole fire from the ala'e 'ula. Photo: C. Lepczyk
Vegetation Map for part of Makaha Valley
Learn to apply GIS for resource conservation and management. Image: T. Miura
Learn to apply economics to resource management decision-making.
NREM Economists research sustainable tourism, open space value, invasive species.
Welcome to the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management (NREM). We are part of the College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. Our students, faculty, and staff are involved in teaching, research, and extension in our community.
News and Events
UPCOMING EVENTS FALL 2014
NREM Graduate Student Orientation
Wednesday, Aug. 20, Sherman 103, 2:00 - 4:00 pm
NREM Department Retreat
Thursday, Aug. 21, Elk's Club
8:00 am - 12:00 pm (tentative schedule)
NREM Welcome Back Bash
Friday, Aug. 29, Sherman Courtyard
Time to be announced.
Jacob Gross, M.S. Defense
August 8th | 9:00 am | Sherman 103
Assessment of Future Agricultural Land Potential Using GIS and Regional Climate Projections for Hawai’i Island – An Application to Macadamia Nut and Coffee
Committee members: Drs. Tomoaki Miura (chair), Jonathan Deenik, and John Yanagida
Mason Holmes, Plan B Project Defense
August 11 | 2:00 pm | Sherman 103
Species review for California red-legged frog (Rana draytonii): species range and distribution, habitat, life history, differentiation of sympatric species with similarities, threats, situation and outlook, and tentative policy recommendations.
Graduate Committee: Dr. Tomoaki Miura, Dr. Chris Lepczyk, Dr. Linda Cox
NREM Graduate Student Organization
Visit our webpage for more information about the NREM GSO.