Great EscapeA Snail’s Escape from the Eye of the StormInside the race to save endangered wildlife in Hawaii amid the growing threat of climate-related stormsKim Steutermann RogersAug 31, 2018·6 min readAug. 23, 2018 — The Wailuku River flood waters run downstream on the Big Island in Hilo, Hawaii. Hurricane Lane has brought more than a foot of rain to some parts of the Big Island which is under a flash flood warning. Photo by Mario Tama/Getty.Water and ice are two common staples in most hurricane preparedness kits. Fungus is not.