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Whale Tech to assist Hawaii Superferry?

The front page of this morning's Honolulu Advertiser has a story above the fold about the controversial Hawaii Superferry integrating so new high tech devices on their vessels. According the Advertiser, the  Hawaii Superferry is installing a high-tech thermal imaging system that could detect whale spouts more than a mile away and reduce the risk of collisions with humpback whales.

Whales in the ocean

Perhaps this will address one great level of concern about the ecological soundness of this transportation alternative. Read the full story about whale tech on the Hawaii Superferry.

Ron Margolis, RA, CDPE, ABR Hawaii Life Real Estate Services 808.346.7095 email: ron@hawaiilife.com

Comment balloon 3 commentsRonnie Margolis • October 19 2008 01:32PM


Re: "Perhaps this will address one great level of concern..."

Perhaps not.

Check the comments out:  http://www.honoluluadvertiser.com/article/20081019/NEWS01/810190368/1001

Aloha, Brad

Posted by Kauaibrad almost 12 years ago

Good point Brad. Better policies and sensibilities will help as well right? Let's hope they get it.

Posted by Ronnie Margolis, Kauai Realtor - CDPE, ABR, RA - On Top of the Aloh (KW Kauai) almost 12 years ago

I'm sure that is costing them a lot of money, but I'm glad they are doing something to help save these wonderful animals!

Todd Clark, Helping Families Home - www.IFoundYourNewHome.com

Posted by Respect Realty LLC, Brokers - Oregon / SW Washington Real Estate (Respect Realty LLC) almost 12 years ago