june, 2019

tue18jun7:00 pmAfter Dark in the ParkSurviving Against the Odds: The Story of the Hawaiʻi ʻAmakihi7:00 pm Kīlauea Visitor Center Auditorium Event Organized By: Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park & Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:After Dark in the Park

Time

(Tuesday) 7:00 pm

Location

Kīlauea Visitor Center Auditorium

ʻAmakihi

Event Details

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.

Organizer

Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park & Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park