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Ka'ū Community Coastal Cleanup

As of the end of 2018, HWF and volunteers have removed over 256 tons of marine debris and plastic pollution from the shores of Hawai'i Island. Please come share in this volunteer milestone, ... and learn more about how YOU can reduce the amount of single-use plastics in your life with these upcoming community cleanup events on:

SAT Jan 19th (seats in our 4WD are FULL - BYO-4WD still okay)
SUN Feb 17th (space avail)


Meet up time is at 830AM at Wai'ōhinu Park* near Na'alehu (mile marker 65)....

Please bring:
- Bag lunch/snacks for the whole day
- Re-fillable water bottle (we will have re-fills)
- Any other beverage you may want (coconut water, etc.) --> think ZERO WASTE (see zerowastekauai.net for more info!)
- Sturdy footware (no slippahs please!)
- Sun/wind protection (sunglasses, hat, longsleeve shirt, sunscreen, etc. - we will have reef-safe sunscreen to share)
- A positive attitude and flexibility!
- Swimsuit (if you'd like to jump in after lunch)
- Work gloves (if you have your own favorite pair)


Tentative Cleanup Itinerary:
8:30AM – Meeting at Waiʻōhinu Park* (directions below)
8:45am – Depart Waiʻōhinu Park **
10:30 – Arrive at coastline and OLI KOMO
10:35 – 12:00 Cleanup activities
12:00 Lunch
12:15 – 14:00 More cleanup, load up and return to Waiʻōhinu
14:00 – 15:15 Pack up and drive back to Waiʻōhinu Park
15:15 – 15:30 Dump run for debris and recyclables ;)
~ 15:30PM (may be later!) – PAU

For more info or to RSVP please contact HWF's Art & Cleanup Coordinator, Mattie Mae Larson @ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or check out our website at www.wildhawaii.org.

Event Properties

Event Date 02-17-2019 8:30 am
Event End Date 02-17-2019 3:30 pm
Location Waiohinu Park

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