The Conversation: Monday, July 17th, 2017
Battling Invasive Species; Costs of Climate Change; Remembering a Death at Pearl Harbor
Costs of Climate Change on Maui: Tova Callender
The latest National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ‘documoment’ looks at the effects of climate change on West Maui, from ridge to reef.
Intro Music: Big Country by Bela Fleck and the Flecktones
Outro Music: Church by Galactic
Bossa Nova Music from Mango Season: Annie and Curtis Kamiya
Bossa Nova, the “new thing,” caused a quiet revolution in popular music when it came to America in the 1960’s.
Intro Music: Dance In the Rain (Live) by Mango Season
Outro Music: Sweet Soul Revue by Mango Season
The Hawaii Technology Development Corp wants to build a training center for police and first responders, but does that fulfill the organization’s mission?
Intro Music: Dunes by Alabama Shakes
Outro Music: Popoki Slack Key by Ray Kane
Mixed Results for Invasive Species Quarantine Effort: Les Kondo
A recent audit of the state Department of Agriculture’s Plant Quarantine Branch showed ineffective practices and systems, and some possible remedies.
Outro Music: All The Time by Bahamas
Pacific Theatre Eulogy Project: Katie Hoerner
Katie Hoerner is a history teacher at Belleville East High School in Belleville, Illinois, and part of a nationwide history project called Understanding Sacrifice.
Intro Music: Synesthesia by Peter Sandberg
Outro Music: Sea Mist by Mbo Mentho