• Halema`uma`u Just Before Dawn

    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i

‘Āhinahina (Mauna Loa silverswords)

silversword plant amongst the brush

Silverswords: Rarer than Diamonds

Silverswords | mp4 | QuickTime Version
Silverswords | m4v | iPod and Mobile Phone Version

Did You Know?

Ripe `ohelo berries ready to be eaten by nene.

`Ohelo (Vaccinium reticulatum) is a relative of blueberries and a favorite food of nene, the Hawaiian Goose. Its berries range from dark red to pale yellow when ripe and are sacred to Pele, the volcano deity.