July 17, 2017

The Pueo project participated at the 2017 Hawai‘i State Farm Fair, that took place just this weekend (July 15-16) at Kualoa Ranch in Ka‘a‘awa. We were located at the Education Pavilion, representing the University of Hawaii / CTAHR / NREM d...

June 21, 2017

Some days ago I was lucky enough to join a Pueo expedition to the sacred island of Kaho'olawe. The expedition team was formed by Jamie Bruch (KIRK), Emily Bjerre (USFWS), Jenny Hoskins (USFWS), Jay Penniman (Maui Nui Seabird Recovery Projec...

May 30, 2017

Aloha everyone!

Today we woke up early to check owl activity. Nothing like enjoying the flight of some Pueos at sunrise. What a nice landscape! I'm glad we had tons of coffee with us though!

May 26, 2017

Today we visited the bird collections of the Bishop Museum. They have a great number of interesting species (including the extinct Hawaiian honey-creepers!), but mostly important to us, they have several Pueo specimens (some of them more th...

May 21, 2017

When we go to the field, we not only get the chance to see Pueo. Normally we are surrounded by great wildlife. Here just an example of last week visit to MCBH. some seaturtles, waterbirds... and the star of the day... a Pueo owlet!

Special t...

May 8, 2017

The Pueo search has started. So far we have spotted Pueo at two of the wetland/marshes, but with the help of the local community we hope to find Pueo in some other places!

Today we didn't find any Pueo at Kawainui marsh, but we hope to find...

February 14, 2017

The Pueo Hui (Hawaiian Short-eared Owl Group) is hosting upcoming training sessions. These training sessions serve as an introduction to the Pueo citizen science project. At this training session, we will discuss the different options for c...

February 11, 2017

 Here you will find some tips for telling apart the native Pueo or Hawaiian Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus sandwichensis) from the introduced Barn Owl (Tyto alba). Please read the appearance, sounds, flight and habitat of these two species!


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