JOIN OUR ‘OHANA
ho'okahi makou me ka 'aina
we are one with the land
to the land that gives to us
E ho‘onipa‘a loa wau ia ‘oukou
I will plant you securely
Mālama ‘āina is an ancient Hawaiian concept of respecting and taking care of the watershed through conservation and sustainability practices so the land and sea continue to sustain life.
pay it forward
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HOW FAR IT CAN GO
Your contribution to Leeward Haleakalā Watershed Restoration Partnership will not only help us purchase supplies and equipment, but it provides crucial matching funds for federal, state and local grant programs. Your support will go a long way!
be it, everyday
You don't have to be a scientist, a tree-hugger or a millionaire to make a difference in our local watersheds. There are lots of simple, cheap ways that you can "be the change you want to see" in every day life here in the islands.
Here are some easy things you can do to help your watershed remain healthy:
ASK YOUR LANDSCAPER TO NOT USE OR SELL INVASIVE PLANTS
For useful native plant ideas, visit the website: www.plantpono.org
We are working hard to become an important resource in the communities we represent on topics such as watershed management from mauka (mountain) to makai (sea), reforestation, conservation research and environmental education.
Presentations will be given in libraries, schools and in community environments. If you would like to schedule a presentation, please contact us using this link.