tue18jun7:00 pmAfter Dark in the ParkSurviving Against the Odds: The Story of the Hawaiʻi ʻAmakihi


(Tuesday) 7:00 pm


Kīlauea Visitor Center Auditorium

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The introduction of avian malaria to the Hawaiian Islands in the early 1900s has led to devastating declines in many native Hawaiian birds, but not the Hawaiʻi ʻamakihi. Join Gabrielle Names, PhD student from UC Davis, who has spent the last four years studying the mystery of how this unique little bird appears to be beating this deadly disease on Hawaiʻi Island.