Author Archives: Malama Kai

Reef Talk TONIGHT

Reef Talk Tonight 6:30-7:30 – March 19 Kaloko Honokohau National Park, Kona Anchialine Pool Ecology,  Presented by Lisa Marrack Anchialine pools are incredible natural and cultural resources but are not well known, even by people born and raised in the … Continue reading

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WHFC Meeting TONIGHT at 6:30pm

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WHFC Summary of Rule Making Responses

WHRFMA Rules 2012 SUMMARY Testimony & Comments WHRFMA Rules 2012 Testimony IN SUPPORT WHRFMA Rules 2012 Testimony IN OPPOSITION WHRFMA Rules 2012 COMMENTS

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West Hawaii Fishery Council Reports on Rule Making

Aloha, As I’m sure you’re aware, the Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) has been actively engaged in Hawaiʹi Administrative Rule making relating to West Hawaiʹi coral reefs.  Public testimony on these rules was accepted from 17 October, 2012 to … Continue reading

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NEW O‘ahu and Kaua‘i Day-Use Mooring Guidebooks

Day-Use Mooring Guidebooks for O‘ahu and Kaua‘i are now available on our website for FREE downloading.  They are in the Resources section under Day-Use Mooring Program.  The books are beautifully done and have a lot of information about each dive site … Continue reading

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The Humpbacks are coming, the Humpbacks are coming

The US Coast Guard has just released a press release in conjunction with DLNR-DOCARE and the Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary regarding this year’s whale season.  They have asked us to help spread the word, so here’s the press release. … Continue reading

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UPCOMING REEF TALKS

Friday, November 2nd at the NELHA Gateway-6:30-8 pm The Marine Mammal Center, Status and Trends of Hawaiian Monk Seal Population, and an Overview of Conservation Efforts Presented by:  Frances M. D. Gulland, Vet MB, PhD, MRCVS Frances Gulland is a … Continue reading

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$10,000 Donation to Moorings on Maui/Lanai

We wish to extend our warmest mahalo to Charles and Marianna Wallasch for their very generous donation of $10,000 to support day-use mooring maintenance and installation on Maui and Lanai.  This donation is a huge benefit to the Hawaii Day-Use … Continue reading

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West Hawaii Fisheries Council Meeting Tomorrow

WHFC meeting tomorrow (Thursday, April 19) 6:30pm – 8:30pm at  HALE A’U KAHAKAI (Hawai’i Big Game Fishing Club).  Chad Wiggins is presiding.   Hope you can attend.

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Kauhola Point Purchased

CONGRATULATIONS to the North Kohala community for their successful efforts in purchasing Kauhola Point.  This beautiful and important historic coastal area is now conserved in perpetuity!  Malama Kai Foundation is especially proud of the exemplary efforts of Elizabeth Pickett and … Continue reading

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