Discover the scientific story behind Maui's colored sand beaches.
A discovery of Native Hawaiian petrel burrows on Lana'i sheds new light on this little-known species.
No one knows for sure how many Hawaiian land snails still exist.
Maui's native ecosystems face continuing threat—but we can help restore the balance. Here are five people and one dog who are making a difference.
How human efforts on Haleakala are restoring a natural treasure.
The Maui Electric Vehicle Alliance is working to jump start an electric car revolution on the island, helping the environment and gas prices.
The life forms that originally colonized these islands may have been neither plant nor animal. And they're still here.
The Hawaiian humpback whales that visit Maui each year are doing well, but threats remain.
An ancient crustacean could hold the key to restoring an endemic plant species and protecting Maui against climate change.
Maui Ocean Center’s temporary residents have lasting lessons to teach.
A tiny wasp from Tanzania may be the last, best hope for one of the native Hawaiian wiliwili trees.
The Hulihia Center for Sustainable Systems seeks to treat the symptoms of a problem by determining its root cause.
Photos and commentary from a rare trek to Pu‘u Kukui and its enchanted bog.
Mālama Maui for a memorable vacation.
Meet five regular folks whose work keeps Maui fabulous.
We celebrate The Nature Conservancy's thirty years in Hawai'i with a visit to its crown jewel, Waikamoi cloud forest.
How the Habitat for Humanity ReStore is helping us reevaluate what we throw away
A Glimpse into Pu‘u Kukui, Maui’s Protected Native Plant Heaven
MNKO recognizes a few of Maui County’s resident eco-heroes—those who work hard at the grassroots level to restore and protect all things natural to the Islands.
Turn trash into treasure with three "upcycling" DIY projects.
Highlighting local businesses that give back to the island.
We recognize a few individuals who make Maui no ka oi by protecting the environment, preserving indigenous wisdom, building sustainable communities.
Malama Wao Akua, a juried art show cosponsored by the East Maui Watershed Partnership and Viewpoints Gallery in Makawao, celebrates 10 years this fall.
Maui Forest Bird Recovery Project works to keep the forest feathered.
Nudibranchs that dance, parrotfish that change their sex, and punk-rock wrasses are just a few of Maui's underwater wonders.
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.
Some eight species of dolphins call Hawaii’s waters home; one is the best twirling dolphin in the world.
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