‘Ōhi‘a Lehua - Hike and Learn
Learn about the vital role of ‘ōhi‘a lehua in native Hawaiian forests, the many forms of the ‘ōhi‘a tree, and the threat of a new fungal disease, Rapid ‘Ōhi‘a Death. Visitors will be able to identify the many differences of the most prominent native tree in Kahuku on this program, which is an easy, one-mile (or less) walk.
The ‘Ōhi‘a Lehua program is offered April 22 (Earth Day & National Park Week), May 13 & 27, and June 10 & 24 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Enter the Kahuku Unit of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park on the mauka (inland) side of Highway 11 near mile marker 70.5, and meet near the parking area. Sturdy footwear, water, raingear, sun protection and a snack are recommended for all hikes. Entrance and all programs are free.
|Event Date||06-24-2018 9:30 am|
|Event End Date||06-24-2018 11:00 am|
|Location||Kahuku Unit - Volcanoes National Park|