UH Hilo students bring home awards from statewide Marine Option Program Symposium

‘Ike Wai Scholar Sofia Ferreira wins Best Research Presentation for her research project, “Seascape Ecology And 3d Photogrammetry Can Elucidate the Relationships Between Coral Patch Characteristics and Chaetodontidae Assemblage Patterns at Laehala, Hilo.” at the 2020 Marine Option Symposium (MOPS).

Ferreira works with UH Hilo assistant professor of marine science John Burns who is a part of the ‘Ike Wai projectʻs data science team.