The Division of Forestry and Wildlife has created a new website dedicated to celebrating Hawaiʻi’s forest birds. The new site has links to events, learning activities, and more, including: • detailed species profiles for Hawaiian forest birds, including photos of extinct birds from collections at Bishop Museum; • forest bird audio mixes for Kauaʻi, Oʻahu, […]
Learn about the importance of citizen science and the Kolea Count project in a new video featuring Wally Johnson, Susan Scott, and Diane Smith. Video credit: University of Hawai’i at Manoa Communications graduate Shannon Takahashi. Visit koleacount.org to learn more about this project.
In addition to being adorable, entertaining, and sometimes hilarious, birds are an important part of island life. We encourage students to join us in celebrating all birds by participating in our Bird Cartoon Contest! SUBJECT You can choose any bird in Hawai’i as your subject (native birds given preference). Comics can be funny or factual.