Invasive bugs spark Honolulu airport's new exhibit

by: Elizabeth Ramos Posted: Feb 3, 2023 / 03:16 PM HST Updated: Feb 3, 2023 / 04:28 PM HST HONOLULU (KHON2) — According to a recent survey, about 9...

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by: Elizabeth Ramos Posted: Feb 3, 2023 / 03:16 PM HST Updated: Feb 3, 2023 / 04:28 PM HST HONOLULU (KHON2) — According to a recent survey, about 93% of Hawaii residents find invasive species to be a serious issue. The majority of invasive bugs and animals make their way to the Hawaiian islands via air or ship which is why the state has conducted a Hawaii interagency biosecurity plan to raise awareness. In light of the annual Hawaii Invasive Species Awareness Month, a newly released biosecurity exhibit is now up in the Mauka Concourse in terminal one at the Honolulu international airport.

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