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Civil Beat and PRX explore race and power in the islands in the first season of our new show.
Petitioners want to stiffen requirements for commercial marine licenses to address mistreatment of foreign crews on U.S. boats.
Researchers prepare to deploy a new underwater camera system. Ultimately, the results could raise or lower catch limits.
Fluoridating public water supplies is the obvious solution, but politicians are unwilling to risk offending opponents.
Critics say the fisheries council is ignoring the reality of overfishing if it allows longliners to continue current practices.
State and federal officials are working to clean up leaking fuel, heavy equipment and other debris spilled into the water at Kure Atoll.