Kim Steutermann Rogers

Based on the Hawaiian island of Kauai, freelance journalist Kim Steutermann Rogers frequently writes about science and nature. She is at work on a book about Mark Twain and his connection with Hawaii. Read more of her work at

A New Law Brings Back Subsistence Fishing in Hawaii

On Kauai, the state has established a Community-Based Subsistence Fishing Area to protect a centuries-old way of life.