August 17, 2023:

With the support of UH-WRRC, Dr. Andrew Whelton from Purdue University traveled to Oʻahu and gave a special seminar on The Importance of Scientific Support in Protecting Health and Recovery After Urban-Wildfires.  A recording of the seminar can be found…

The Second Conference on Water Resource Sustainability Issues on Tropical IslandsDecember 1-3, 2015

The 2015 conference was built on discussions and interactions from a previous conference hosted by the four Island Institutes (WRRC, WERI, PRWRERI, and VI-WRRI) in Honolulu, Hawaii from November 14–16, 2011. The intention of these discussions was to strengthen the…

U.S. Recreational Water Quality Criteria: A Vision for the FutureMarch 11-13, 2012

U.S. recreational water quality criteria (RWQC) are needed to protect the public health of people who swim and bathe in designated beaches. However, advances in microbiology, environmental science and engineering, and epidemiology, as well as progress in monitoring programs in…