Haleakala Ranch goes out on a limb to conserve native forest — by harvesting trees to transform into koa guitars.
Shifting sands blow across Moloka‘i’s wild western coast.
Marvel at the black, red and white sand beaches that make up the shores of Maui, then discover the scientific story of how they got that way.
Isao Nakagawa monitors the largest known colony of wedge-tailed shearwaters in Maui, nestled along the idyllic Kapalua Coastal Trail.
Volunteering on Vacation—Hawaii’s Newest Travel Trend
Maui Ocean Center’s temporary residents have lasting lessons to teach.
No one knows for sure how many Hawaiian land snails still exist.
A Glimpse into Pu‘u Kukui, Maui’s Protected Native Plant Heaven
The Hawaiian humpback whales that visit Maui each year are doing well, but threats remain.
At Anna Palomino's Ho‘olawa Farm, spiritual rediscovery is rooted in practical knowledge.
We celebrate The Nature Conservancy's thirty years in Hawai'i with a visit to its crown jewel, Waikamoi cloud forest.
A tiny wasp from Tanzania may be the last, best hope for one of the native Hawaiian wiliwili trees.
We recognize a few individuals who make Maui no ka oi by protecting the environment, preserving indigenous wisdom, building sustainable communities.
The Maui Electric Vehicle Alliance is working to jump start an electric car revolution on the island, helping the environment and gas prices.
Meet five regular folks whose work keeps Maui fabulous.
Pull on some boots, grab a digging stick, and help bring a Hawaiian dryland forest back from the brink.
Nudibranchs that dance, parrotfish that change their sex, and punk-rock wrasses are just a few of Maui's underwater wonders.
Meet some ordinary people whose super power is an unflagging commitment to Maui's natural environment.
Our five environmental heroes for 2012 are saving the planet and paving the way for a greener future for Maui, Hawaii and the rest of the world.
Meet seven Maui residents who display a heroic commitment to our island's environment.
Turn trash into treasure with three "upcycling" DIY projects.
How human efforts on Haleakala are restoring a natural treasure.
Photos and commentary from a rare trek to Pu‘u Kukui and its enchanted bog.
For researcher Jim Darling, the song of the humpback whale may hold the key to understanding this remarkable creature.
Maui Forest Bird Recovery Project works to keep the forest feathered.
Whale watching on Maui is not just about seeing, but listening too. New research tells us the truth about how whales interact and why they sing.
Malama Wao Akua, a juried art show cosponsored by the East Maui Watershed Partnership and Viewpoints Gallery in Makawao, celebrates 10 years this fall.
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