Shortly after the park purchased the Honokohau Iki lands in the Aiopio Pond area, a group brought suit against the U. S. seeking ownership of the lands. The park prevailed in this suit. View the U.S District Court decision.
The case was appealed and again the park prevailed. View the Court of Appeals decision.
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Did You Know?
Did you know the Hawaiian monk seal is one of only 2 mammals native to the Hawaiian Islands? These endangered seals can occasionally be sighted hauled-out and sleeping on the beaches of Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park.