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Caring in Times of Crisis
The COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic is a crisis unlike anything we’ve seen in recent history, and it has unfortunately made its mark on our neighborhoods in Hawai‘i. Our shared commitment to the hea...
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Animals
Cultural
Saddle Wrasse
In the vast Pacific Ocean, Hawai‘i’s coral reefs reign as one of nature’s greatest marvels, home to some of the world’s most unique marine animals. Beneath the waves where earth-toned corals a...
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Animals
Education
HUMPBACK WHALES IN MAUI
There’s arguably no better place in the world to see humpback whales than Maui. Thousands of North Pacific humpback mothers, calves, and males are completing the first leg of their 6,000-mile, round...
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7 Ways to Stay Connected to Maui’s Marine Life From Home
Every year, thousands of visitors come to the Aquarium of Hawai’i to encounter Maui’s marine life up-close and in-person. While we remain closed to the public, we strive to mālama kekahi i kekahi...
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Animals
Behind-the-Scenes
Merry Fish-mas from the Maui Ocean Center!
Here at the Maui Ocean Center, it’s beginning to look a lot like fish-mas! All is bright among the exhibits, lit with dazzling cup corals and fish dashing through the reef. Crustaceans are rockin’...
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Animals
Behind-the-Scenes
Cultural
Against the Current
In central Maui, the winds of Kili‘o‘opu o Waihe‘e quietly sweep through the flora and fauna of the sculpted ridgelines and lush valleys. The storied waters that carve through Waihe‘e Valley a...
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Conservation
Coral Reef Alliance, Watershed Management
In September 2015, ocean water temperatures reached sustained levels that catalyzed unprecedented coral bleaching worldwide. Hawai‘i’s corals were devastated with some areas experiencing up to a 5...
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Maui Ocean Center Appoints Toni Rojas as Director of Marketing
“We are pleased to welcome Toni to the team,” said Tapani Vuori, Maui Ocean Center’s General Manager, “She is joining us at an exciting time as we continue to grow Maui Ocean Center as a world...
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Animals
Grey Reef Shark Pups Born at Maui Ocean Center
Exhibit curator, diver, and aquarist, the Maui Ocean Center curatorial team is divided into different roles but collectively serve a single purpose: to be caregivers for the marine life at the Aquariu...
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