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Outer Kingdom - Photographs by Susan
Middelton and David Liittschwager from the NWHI in National
Sept/Oct Expedition: RAPID ASSESSMENT AND MONITORING,
Education Expedition: 10 HAWAI'I TEACHERS GET FIRST HAND
EXPERIENCE IN THE NWHI
May Expedition: CORAL DISEASE, MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY, ECOSYSTEM
CONNECTIVITY, AND MAPPING
Release 10/3/02 - SCIENTISTS RECORD FIRST EVIDENCE OF
CORAL BLEACHING IN THE NORTHWESTERN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS (PDF,
Release 9/23/02 - ABUNDANCE, HEALTH AND NEW FINDS CONTINUE
TO REVEAL THE UNIQUE NATURE OF THE NORTHWESTERN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Release 9/14/02 - NEW SPECIES AND POSSIBLE SHIPWRECK SITE
FOUND DURING FIRST FEW DAYS OF NORTHWESTERN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Research Expedition departed from Honolulu September 8
for 30 days at sea assessing the coral reef habitats of the
NWHI, exploring maritime archaeology, and other research.
This expedition returned safely on October 7th.
Hawaii Undersea Research Laboratory visited several deep sea
banks and seamounts in the NWHI. Click
here to follow the expedition. Departed from Honolulu
September 8 and returned safely after a month at sea.
Release 9/4/02 (PDF 1 MB) - NORTHWESTERN HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
EXPEDITION 2002: INTERAGENCY RESEARCH EFFORT