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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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Win A GoPro Camera!

Tweet I thought that you might like to know about the Kosrae Visitors Bureau contest to give away a GoPro! Here is the press release and a link to the contest details: “Picture Yourself On Kosrae” GoPro Outdoor Camera Giveaway … Continue reading

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Lions and Tigers and Bears!

TweetOh, well, maybe not. I mentioned in my last post that I’ve been up to my ears for the past couple of months. Part of this is because Ben Frank, our amazing dive guide and dive operation supervisor, has moved … Continue reading

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Hey! Surprise! I’m Back!

TweetHi Folks! I’m so sorry that I’ve been AWOL for the last couple of months. Life has been busy and frantic. Sonya Koshuta of S K Design in New York was kind enough to send me her experience in purchasing … Continue reading

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New Kosrae Island Video!

TweetThe Kosrae Chamber of Commerce ( has produced a great promotional video for Kosrae Island. You can view or download the video here: Enjoy! Katrina   Tweet

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Wildlife R Us!

TweetWe’ve got a great young family staying in one of the cottages close to the restaurant and the other night Mom came rushing over, totally excited because of a huge crab they were watching. I went over to check it out and … Continue reading

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