Event Details

Date & Time
12/21/2012 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Join staff and volunteers from the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary (NOAA) and National Park Service from 9:00am-11:00am for whale watching. Afterwards, from 11:00am-Noon, sit, relax and enjoy a presentation by Justin Viezbicke of the Sanctuary about humpback whales, their biology and lifecycle, most recent population estimates and research updates and other interesting information on their amazing 3,000 mile journey to Hawaii to breed, calve and nurse their young. The public is then invited to attend the Sanctuary's regular whale watches every Friday from December 21, 2012 to March 29, 2013 (9:00am-11:00am) at Pu`ukohola Heiau National Historic Site. Don't miss these great opportunities to observe and learn about these wonderful Giants of the Sea!

Visitor Center

9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Fee Information:

Contact Name:
Greg Cunningham

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Contact Phone Number:
808-882-7218 Ext. 1011


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Mailing Address:

Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site
62-3601 Kawaihae Road

Kawaihae, HI 96743


(808) 882-7218 x0
Please listen to telephone selections carefully. You will be prompted to select a Department you would like to get a hold of. Pressing 0 (zero) will reach the Visitor Center front desk.

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