We left our ritzy Waimea accommodations at 6:30am (mahalo Joao!) and headed for the Hanalei Natl wildlife refuge.
US Fish & Wildlife biologist Kimberly Uyehara gave us a tour of the 1900 acre bird refuge she manages. We were also joined by kalo farmer Alex Diego who shared his mana’o as one of five farmers who lease land within the refuge. [Read more…]