These pretty colors and odd shapes are the remnants of plastics lost in the sea. The students of Ka Papa Kai learned today that when seabirds mistake the plastic bits for food, they fill up with them, stop eating because they feel full, then starve to death due to a lack of nutrition. Mahalo to […]
We’re grateful for a visit from botanical staff from Waimea Valley checking in on our awesome Native Planting Project! The plants are doing great – so great that we were able to collect our first batch of seeds!
Mālama Pūpūkea-Waimea was proud to host a special Makai Watch training designed specifically for Lifeguards. They are in and around the ocean every day and are our allies in helping to preserve marine resources for future generations. Mahalo nui loa to Luna Kekoa Makai Watch Coordinator for the Hawai‘i DLNR (Department of Land and Natural Resources), participating DOCARE […]