Hawaii Conservation Conference starts todayUPDATED 8:19 AM HST Jul 15, 2014Video Transcript
The 22nd Annual Hawaii Conservation Conference kicks off today -- bringing together thousands to talk about the status of our state's conservation efforts. KITV 4's Ashley Moser is live with more details. Ashley? Ann -- I'm at the Hawaii Convention Center where today participants from all walks of life will come here to learn, share and discuss efforts to take care of our islands. It's a three day event full of panels and discussions and joining me now is Gerry here's been planning since last years event. What is the importance of this year's theme and why should people get involved? Navigating change in the pacific islands is the theme and it's all about Knowledge transfer. If the community doesn't get involved. How can we change? So Gerry there will be presenters from around the world. There are over 11 hundred registered already. When can the public get involved. Wednesday night at 5:30 to 8:00 311 there is a public form. Exhibits in 313. get involved. Wednesday night at 5:30 to 8:00 311 there is a public form. Exhibits in 313. Ann the public is invited to attend some panel during the next three days but there is still room to register right here at the Convention Center today at 9:00. Reporting live - Ashley Moser KITV 4 NEWS.