DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES
LAURA H. THIELEN, CHAIRPERSON
Phone: (808) 587-0401
Fax: (808) 587-0390
For Immediate Release:
DLNR Invites Teachers, Students To Celebrate The
HONOLULU -- In recognition of the importance of earth science to our lives and to the welfare of our planet, and to encourage Earth Science awareness in Hawai‘i, Governor Linda Lingle and Lieutenant Governor James R. “Duke” Aiona, Jr., have proclaimed October 14-20, 2007 as Earth Science Week 2007 in Hawai‘i.
“As stewards of the natural resources of our islands, the Department of Land and Natural Resources joins Governor Lingle and Lt. Governor Aiona to strongly encourage Hawai‘i’s students, parents, teachers, and anyone interested in the earth sciences to take advantage of the information and resources available through the American Geological Institute, hosts of Earth Science Week 2007,” said Laura H. Thielen, DLNR chairperson.
At the AGI Earth Science Week 2007 website, http://www.earthsciweek.org/
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