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Nine Hawaiian crow chicks hatch at Hawaii Island endangered bird sanctuary, bringing total world population to 114

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Mon Aug 18, 2014 at 10:02 AM The Keauhou Bird Conservation Center recently oversaw the successful hatching of nine alala chicks. Extinct in the wild, the Hawaiian crow species is being bred and raised in captivity for hopeful release back into nature.  More
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Shop ‘till you drop for authentic, Island-made products at this weekend’s Made in Hawaii Festival

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Fri Aug 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM If you’re on Oahu this weekend, you’ll find all manner of guaranteed locally grown, crafted and cooked-up stuff at the 20th annual Made in Hawaii Festival. Featuring hundreds of booths, it’s the state’s biggest annual one-stop-shop for everything made-in-Hawaii.   More
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Weeklong Duke’s OceanFest watersport competitions celebrate legendary Hawaiian waterman Kahanamoku

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Wed Aug 13, 2014 at 09:48 AM Duke’s OceanFest kicks off its 13th annual weeklong celebration of the life and legacy of Duke Kahanamoku this Saturday, Aug. 16. If you’re on Oahu, near Waikiki and love ocean sports, slather on some sunscreen and check out the competitions.  More
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Rare hawksbill sea turtles at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to benefit from conservation grant

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Mon Aug 11, 2014 at 09:52 AM The National Park Foundation recently awarded Hawaii Volcanoes National Park a $19,200 Impact Grant to supplement efforts to save the critically endangered hawksbill sea turtle, or honuea.  More
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Weakened Tropical Storm Iselle makes Hawaii Island landfall. Hurricane Julio expected to pass north of Islands.

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Fri Aug 08, 2014 at 09:06 AM The former Hurricane Iselle weakened to a tropical storm before passing over the southern half of the Big Island overnight. Julio is expected to maintain hurricane strength as it passes north of the Islands on Sunday and Monday.  More
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Updated: Hawaii braces for approach of back-to-back hurricanes, Iselle and Julio

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Thu Aug 07, 2014 at 07:36 PM Hawaii is preparing for two Pacific Ocean hurricanes over the next few days: Hurricane Iselle and Hurricane Julio. Iselle is expected to be downgraded to a tropical storm as it reaches Big Island tonight, while Julio is now expected to maintain hurricane strength as it passes north of the Islands on Sunday and Monday.  More
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Garden of the Gods: Visiting Kauai’s hidden Hindu monastery

posted by: Tiffany Hill on Tue Aug 05, 2014 at 10:20 AM For the past 45 years, the verdant Wailua River Valley has been home to one of the Hindu faith’s most important holy sites. Blending stunning natural landscape with intricate Sri-Lankan architecture, Kauai Aadheenam Hindu Monastery is a place of tranquility and quiet beauty.  More
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Haleakala volcano’s endangered, endemic silverswords begin blooming in unusually large numbers

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Fri Aug 01, 2014 at 10:46 AM Endangered silverswords (ahinahina) on the high elevations of Haleakala volcano began blooming in unusual abundance this week. If you’re on Maui now, it’s worth a trip to the summit to see the rare natural event for yourself!  More
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From steamships to jets. New Smithsonian exhibit explores the history of travel to “Hawaii by Air.”

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Wed Jul 30, 2014 at 09:55 AM Ever wonder how travelers got to Hawaii before jet planes made travel a mere six-hour affair? “Hawaii by Air,” a new yearlong exhibit at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington D.C., explores the history of travel to the Islands — and how air travel changed Hawaii itself.  More
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Go Fish!: The restoration of Oahu’s Paepae o Heeia Hawaiian Fishpond

posted by: Derek Paiva on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 10:53 AM Since 2001, the nonprofit Paepae o Heeia has been working alongside thousands of residents and visitors on the restoration of Heeia Fishpond. Whether your aim is to get dirty helping out or simply to visit, the centuries-old Hawaiian fishpond is a must-see marvel of human perseverance.  More
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Vote in HAWAII Magazine's 3rd annual Readers' Choice Awards Poll. You could win an iPad Mini.

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Fri Jul 25, 2014 at 09:26 AM Share your personal picks for Hawaii's best beaches, scenic roads, resorts, hikes, local grinds, and more with us. You could win one of two Apple iPad Minis–with one-year electronic subscriptions to HAWAII Magazine–for your effort.   More
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A Life Aquatic: Exploring Undersea Maui with Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Ambassadors of the Environment

posted by: Derek Paiva on Wed Jul 23, 2014 at 10:19 AM Co-founded by ocean explorer, educator and environmentalist Jean-Michel Cousteau, the kids’ eco-adventure program Ambassadors of the Environment 
offers entertaining lessons in Hawaii-centric earth sciences and sustainability.  More
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Time is running out! Win a Maui vacation in our 16th annual Reader Photo Contest.

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Mon Jul 21, 2014 at 11:32 AM Got some amazing Hawaii photos to share? There’s less than 3 weeks left to enter them into our 16th annual HAWAII Magazine Reader Photo Contest. You could win a six-day/five-night vacation on Maui, with round-trip airfare for two and other prizes. Here’s how to enter!  More
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44th Annual Ukulele Festival brings local, international players to Waikiki this Sunday

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Fri Jul 18, 2014 at 10:00 AM Love (and we mean “really love”) ukulele music? Check out one of the largest ukulele events in the world, featuring live performances by Jake Shimabukuro, Herb Ohta, Willie K, and an 800-student ukulele orchestra, happening July 20.  More
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39th Annual Queen Liliuokalani Keiki Hula Competition happens on Oahu this week

posted by: Kristie Castanera on Wed Jul 16, 2014 at 10:15 AM Check out the 39th Annual Queen Liliuokalani Keiki Hula Competition, this Thursday (7/17) through Saturday (7/19) at the Blaisdell Arena. More than 400 kids from Big Island, Maui, Kauai, Oahu, and Japan will showcase their talents in traditional and modern hula.  More
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