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Yellow Chromis Repose

Yellow Chromis Repose

Remove the fish and trample the habitat=the aquarium legacy. Please share. And email: http://governor.hawaii.gov/contact-us/contact-the-governor/ AND: info@davidige.org People in Hawaii and around the world want reef recovery. The aquarium trade is bad for Hawaii, yet...
Yellow Tang Truth

Yellow Tang Truth

Two apologist/propagandists for the aquarium trade now tout “DORY succeeds in captive breeding!” on a National Geographic website. Both fought tooth and nail against aquarium extraction restraints in Hawaii. Claiming success on blue tang captive breeding is like...
A California Closing–Prologue excerpt

A California Closing–Prologue excerpt

ENTERTAINMENT ALERT! You will not find a more seasoned, stylized, compelling, provocative page-turner anywhere. For $15 in trade paper you have nothing to lose and world as it is known in California to gain. Pub Date July 26, 2016. Order now....
Lonely Teardrop

Lonely Teardrop

            Teardrop butterflyfish is missing the Kona Coast, taken to feed the voracious aquarium trade. The state of Hawaii calls teardrop “a species of concern,” as it permits massive extraction and calls that “sustainable.” “Sustainability and concern” exist...
Inspiration/Motivation?

Inspiration/Motivation?

A California Closing is literary fiction, a novel, my umpteenth. It germinated during an ill-conceived but brief residence at the top of Monterey Bay in a small town also known as Canna Screws. While trying to sell a house on a ridge I bought a pricey bicycle, because...
Pinktail Durgon Memo:

Pinktail Durgon Memo:

Please share. And email: http://governor.hawaii.gov/contact-us/contact-the-governor/ AND: info@davidige.org Remind David Ige that people in Hawaii and around the world want reef habitat and wildlife to recover. The aquarium trade is bad for Hawaii. Bad. No more...
A Reminder?

A Reminder?

Hawaiian Spotted Boxfish is endemic to Hawaii. In captivity he emits a skin toxin fatal to himself & others. Yet PETCO sells Hawaiian spotted boxfish, claiming he’s captive bred. He’s not. They deny selling Hawaii reef wildlife, calling him comical and goofy. The...
Entertainment Alert!

Entertainment Alert!

A CALIFORNIA CLOSING departs from my usual subject matter of tropical adventure but maintains the same readability and entertainment. A California Closing captures lyrical pathos and change in the Golden State as it strives to maintain inner connectedness and pay its...

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