March-April 2007

March-April 2007 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

publisher's note

From the Publisher

I’m proud to announce that Maui No Ka ‘Oi is now printed on recycled paper, and not a moment too soon.


Each spring the tall jacaranda trees lining the Upcountry Maui roadsides begin their slow explosion of color.
best ahi poke recipe

ʻAhi Poke Tacos Recipe

Follow this recipe from Pineapple Grill

One Man’s Trash . . .

Reduce, reuse, recycle!
hula tradition

Where Tradition Holds Sway

John Ka‘imikaua's Legacy Lives on through Moloka‘i's Homage to Hula
maui food

Here’s the Catch

Can We Have Our Fish and Eat Them, Too?
been on tropical flower

Garden of Knowledge

Helping Farmers Combat Disease, Pests, and Challenges of the Global Marketplace
Pu‘u Kukui

Rooted in Mystery

A Glimpse into Pu‘u Kukui, Maui’s Protected Native Plant Heaven

A Growing Concern

Monitoring the Mysterious Disease that Threatens Hawai‘i's Green Sea Turtles.
volunteer on maui

Getting Good and Dirty – Part 2

A volunteer trip to Pu‘u Makua lands our writer on top of the clouds to plant close to 1,000 koa and a‘ali‘i.

Getting Good and Dirty

Volunteering on Vacation—Hawaii’s Newest Travel Trend

Side Dish: Go Green

When you get to the fork in the road, don't throw it away.