• 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?

The Kamehameha Butterfly is orange and black, with white spots.

Only two butterflies found in Hawai`i are native. The Kamehameha Butterfly (Vanessa tameamea) is Hawai`i's state insect, brightly colored, and larger than the Blackburn's blue (Udara blackburni).