hulakai’s fourth grounding

Last week strong trades pushed the Hulakai sailboat off its mooring for the fourth time. Days passed before I was able to survey the damage to the coral. The boat is docked, but its mooring chains, anchor and buoys are … read more

coral bleaching warning september 2019

we are under a coral bleaching warning as per NOAA alert.

water temperature June-Sept 6 2019 compared to Jun-OCt 2018

Small patches of Cauliflower Coral are bleaching as observed north of Hapuna Beach on Sep 2, 2019. Last week of … read more