Introduction and orientation to the shoreline and offshore locations of Haena. Reefs, bays and beache locations. Story of Koa-mano, the shark-warrior, and information on dune burials at Haena.
Place names and descriptions of the various beaches at Haena.
On The Reef
Samson Mahuiki tells stories about his mother fishing for hee (octopus) and manini on the reef at Haena. Frederick Wichman tells about place names, the aweoweo fish and its youth-stage members called alalaua.
Samson reflects on lessons learned from his father about fishing for akule, moi, and oio.
Zones of the sea extending out from the shore; fishing and fishing grounds; waves and tides.