Author Archives: Katrina

What DO you do all day??

TweetBesides all of the ordinary things that go with running a small business? I volunteer, a lot! Yesterday, I spent volunteering with the KIRMA (Kosrae Island Resource Management Authority) Marine Division in their annual survey / cleanup of crown of thorn … Continue reading

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Katrina’s Spring Adventures!

TweetWell, I’ve had an exciting few weeks and not always in a fun way. The “not in a fun way” part involved multiple computer failures, computer viruses in hotel “business” centers and discovering that Android tablets are useful in a … Continue reading

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Unofficial FSM National Election Results

TweetFor all of you who follow the FSM national elections. Check this link for the unofficial results from Tuesday’s election. Cheers, Katrina   Tweet

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Bits and Pieces

TweetCoral Monitoring People wonder if our coral monitoring program is fun, if there is a lot of diving and if you see new stuff. I think that I can say that the answer is YES!. Yesterday I went through some … Continue reading

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My New Photo Gallery :)

TweetApologies to you who have already received this through the Kosrae Village newsletter or Facebook page. I’ve just updated my photo gallery. I’ve added a “Travel” section for the photos that I take when I am away from Kosrae, and … Continue reading

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Solomon Island Tsunami Kosrae Tide Levels

TweetLast year a joint project between KIRMA (Kosrae Island Resource Management Authority), NIWA, SPREP and FSM PACC resulted in the installation of our first ever tide gauge in Lelu Harbor. The project was funded by GEF/UNDP. The tide data is … Continue reading

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Solomon Islands Earthquake and Tsunami

TweetEarlier today there was a huge earthquake (8.0) of off the coast of the Solomon Islands. The Solomons are directly south of Kosrae and when the tsunami was generated, Kosrae was included in the warning issued by NOAA’s Tsunami Warning … Continue reading

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Introducing Yosio!

TweetWe have a new Dive Guide (in training). Thursday he completed his Advanced course and one of his elective dives was the Photography dive. I thought that you might enjoy a couple of his images. Yosio has a few things … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! Kosrae Tide and Weather Info

TweetHi! I hope that your holidays were wonderful! Now it’s time to get back to “real” life, like planning your trip to visit us. Most of our activities, here on Kosrae, are tide and weather dependent, so I’ve posted the … Continue reading

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Visit Micronesia Discount Airfare!!! UPDATE

TweetHi Folks, In the week since I published the original article, a lot of new information has come to light, so this is an update to the original article with more accurate and current information. United Airline’s discounted Visit Micronesia … Continue reading

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