"I’ve known since I was five I wanted to be a marine scientist,” said Tara Owens. She grew up in Tennessee and spent summers along the South Carolina shore. Fast forward, Owens is now 40 and has been a Hawai‘i resident for more than 10 years. In the meantime she received her master’s of science degree in coastal geology from the University of Hawai‘i and is currently a UH Sea … [Read more...] about Visualizing Sea Level Rise on Maui: Sea Grant scientist Tara Owens explains how computer modeling helps prepare for climate change
I was at south end of S Turns in Kahana and went snorkeling in the shallows where the turtles are plentiful. I saw a baby honu caught in some fishing line. The turtle could not get out of the line and was stuck underwater. I tried to pull out the line but it was too meshed in the turtle. Since this was shallow water and close to shore, I asked people on shore if they had a … [Read more...] about Eh Brah: Thanks for helping me rescue that honu at S Turns!
BEST SURF CONTEST s-turns keiki surf classic Not bad. It’s in a great spot, they hold it in February and it’s free for the kids. runner-up: jaws. (mr) … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2005: Best Surf Contest on Maui: S-Turns Keiki Surf Classic
BEST WESTSIDE WINDSURFING SPOT s-turns Maui Time Weekly readers picked S-Turns in Kahana as the select place to windsurf on the Westside. Situated in the Honokowai/Kahana area, this beach is blessed with what windsurfers love most: wind. And it comes from all directions. S-Turns is known for its reef break and fun waves, which makes it a great spot for longboarders and … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2005: Best Westside Windsurfing Spot on Maui: S-Turns