• Halema`uma`u Just Before Dawn

    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i

Leave No Trace

Leave No trace

Leave No Trace is an international program that promotes responsible outdoor recreation. It's about....

  • People
  • Conservation
  • Education
  • Environmental Stewardship
 

Leave no Trace Video - Presented by the National Park Service

 

The following seven "Leave no Trace" principles can be further explored at www.LNT.org :

 

Plan Ahead and Prepare

Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces

Dispose of Waste Properly

Leave What You Find

Minimize Campfire Impacts
(note: fires are only allowed in the firepits and BBQ grills at the Nāmakanipaio campground and the Kīpukapuaulu picnic area as well as the firepit at the Kīlauea Overlook picnic shelter. Fires are not allowed in any backcountry area).

Respect Wildlife

Be Considerate of Others

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).