• Halema`uma`u Just Before Dawn

    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i

ʻUaʻu - The Hawaiian Petrel

The ʻUaʻu is the native Hawaiian seabird, known as the Hawaiian Petrel. Learn more about this endangered bird species with Wildlife Biologist Jill Lippert and Ecologist Darcy Hu

 
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Did You Know?

`iliahi is the Hawaiian name for sandalwood.

During the 1800's, vast quantities of fragrant sandalwood were the first major export of the Hawaiian Islands. The trade nearly caused the extinction of `iliahi or sandalwood (Santalum paniculatum).