Energy & Environment

Is Getting Rid of Feral Pigs Enough to Protect Native Plant Species?

·By Laura Berbusse

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

University of Hawaii study finds that more help needed to protect native plants.

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Laura Berbusse

Laura Berbusse is an editor and freelance writer living in Honolulu. She graduated from University of Central Arkansas in 2008 with a BA in writing and then from University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2011 with an MA in linguistics. While riding her bike up any given hill, there is an 85% chance she will be stopped by tourists who need directions to Waikiki. Follow her on Twitter at @laberb.
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