Oil spill dispersant exercise on July 1 to strengthen preparedness and response

HONOLULU – An annual exercise and training for oil spill response is scheduled on Wednesday, July 1 at Kalaeloa Barbers Point. A major part of the activities will include the use of a green-fluorescent tracer dye in the water to simulate an offshore oil release and the spraying of water to mimic a dispersant agent. […]

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Follow-up survey shows an alarming decrease among Hawai‘i residents who follow COVID-19 prevention guidelines

HONOLULU — An increasing number of Hawai‘i residents no longer see COVID-19 as much of a threat as they did in the earlier stages of the pandemic, according to a follow-up survey commissioned by the Hawai‘i State Department of Health (DOH). The number of respondents who view the virus as a “very serious” health concern […]

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The new normal can add challenges for our well-being, especially for our keiki. Staying connected can help, call, text or chat, check in with ohana and friends. Connect with free statewide resources at http://TheParentLine.org - We're in this together: https://www.facebook.com/HawaiiDOH/videos/308881393618069/

As much as possible, stick with the same #OhanaBubble. If children are participating in group summer activities, stick to a group with whom they regularly interact. Meet outside, space out tables and chairs, and encourage attendees to wear festive masks. #HawaiiCOVID19

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