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Column: Use origin names forPacific Remote Islands

By Hōkū Pihana Original Post at: https://www.staradvertiser.com/2022/08/21/editorial/island-voices/column-use-origin-names-for-remote-islands/ An ‘A’a (brown-footed booby) soared across the deep ocean surrounding the Pacific Remote Islands. During my three-week journey aboard the exploration vessel Nautilus around Johnston Atoll (Kalama/Moku Kua‘au ‘o Ionatana), I saw ocean…

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Editorial: More protection for remote isles

Originally published in Hawaiʻi Star Advertiser Gov. David Ige has joined a growing call to extend boundaries around atolls and reefs about 900 miles south of Hawaii, adding another 425,639 square miles of protection to the Pacific Remote Islands Marine…

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