Are you a high school student, home from college for the summer, retired, or just bored with your usual routine? HOK is offering many weekly opportunities to get involved in restoration and water conservation projects in Windward Oahu this summer.
Help us build two residential rain gardens on June 10 &12 and learn the benefits and process of catching rainwater & runoff in a native vegetated garden.
Help restore O'opu stream habitat in Waihe'e on June 17 & 18.
Join the Youth Conservation Corps teams out at the Hakipu'u Stream Restoration Project as they help to build trails, pull invasive plant species, clear weeds from the lo'i, transplant kalo, and plant hundreds of native plants within the 2 acre restoration site. The public is invited to join us in Hakipuu on the following dates: June 10, 12, 17, 19, 20-22, 24, 26-28 & July 8,10, 18,19,27
For more information on any of these projects visit the Projects page of our website and PLEASE RSVP.
The mission of Hui o Ko`olaupoko is to protect ocean health by restoring the `aina: mauka to makai. This is done in partnership with stakeholders including interested citizens, non-governmental organizations, government, educational institutions and businesses while using and focusing on sound ecological principles, community input, and cultural heritage.