• Halema`uma`u Just Before Dawn

    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i

My Green Park Video

 

The National Park Service is home to a remarkable array of sustainability efforts underway at parks all around the country.The Sustainable Operations and Climate Change (SOCC) Branch of the Park Facilty Management Division in Washington wants to share these stories. To accomplish this, SOCC sponsed the first annual "My Green Park" video contest, a unique oppotunity for the parks to share their green accomplishments.

Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park won third place in the catagory "Interpretation of Projects to Visitors"

 

Did You Know?

Baby Hawksbill Sea Turtle emerges from its nest.

The endangered Honu`ea (Hawksbill Sea Turtle) comes to shore on the main Hawaiian Islands to nest. They lay multiple nests throughout the season with an average of 175 eggs per nest. Only one in 5,000 hatchlings survives to adulthood.