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Mahalo to Frederick B. Wichman for sharing his mana‘o with us on winds and other topics at Ha‘ena.


Handy, E.S. Craighill and Elizabeth Green Handy (1972) "Native Planters in Old Hawaii" Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin 233. Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press.

Merrill, Nancy (1999) Limahuli Garden: A Window to Ancient Hawai'i National Tropical Botanical Garden.

Poepoe, Joseph M. (1908) Ka Mo‘olelo K‘aao o Hi‘iakaiakpoliopele, Ku‘oko‘a Home Rula. Collected and copied by Laian Wong ca. 1991. With further work by Noenoe Silva and others, Spring 1994.

Pukui, Mary Kawena (1983) 'Olelo No'eau: Hawaiian Proverbs and Poetical Sayings, Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press.

Silva, Carol (1995) Historical and Cultural Report: Ha‘ena State Park, Halele‘a, Kaua‘i, State of Hawai‘i Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of State Parks.


The opening three-dimensional graphic of Ha‘ena created by Carlos Andrade.

Rainfall map reproduced from Sonia P. Juvik; James O. Juvik; Thomas R. Paradise (1998) Atlas of Hawai‘i Third Edition; Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press.

Photograph of Limahuli Falls borrowed from the excellent Hawaii Stream Research Center page on Limahuli. Visit this site to learn more.

All other photographs by RDK Herman, Pacific Worlds.


Weather & Climate:

Weather Forecast Office and Central Pacific Hurricane Center Honolulu , Hawai'i
This is a very informative site, including satellite photographs that are updated every hour.

Intellicast Weather for Kaua'i http://www.intellicast.com/LocalWeather/World/UnitedStates/Southwest/Hawaii/Lihue/Pacific/
Another site with a great deal of information, including both radar and satellite images.

Limahuli Stream:

Hawaii Stream Research Center
A great page on Limahuli stream. They also have other information on streams and aquatic ecosystems in Hawai'i.

The State of Hawai'i Department of Land and Natural Resources, Department of Aquatic Resources, http://www.state.hi.us/dlnr/dar/stream_natives.htm has a fantastic page on stream ecosystems, complete with photographs and explanations of the various varieties of 'o'opu found in Hawaiian streams.



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