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Our Purpose

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Volunteer and Education Opportunities

At Protect and Preserve Hawai'i, our unwavering commitment is to contribute significantly to a better world for everyone. From the muaka (mountains) to the makai (sea), we proactively engage in sustainable practices, championing conservation to safeguard Hawaii's native ecosystem and cultural heritage.

Protect & Preserve Hawai'i

Since 2019, our mission has been to cultivate meaningful partnerships and create a positive ripple effect in all our endeavors. Join us in our journey to protect, preserve, and promote the beauty and richness of Hawaii.

330 acres

Preservation land

8,000

Native out-plantings complete

4.5 acres

Invastive plants cleared

100+

Volunteers per month

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Protect & Preserve Hawai'i

Pia Valley, Honolulu, HI

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Upcoming Events

  • "Group Therapy" w/ Botanist Miles Thomas
    "Group Therapy" w/ Botanist Miles Thomas
    Sat, Feb 10
    Pia Valley
    Feb 10, 2024, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Pia Valley, Pia Valley, Honolulu, HI 96821, USA
    Feb 10, 2024, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Pia Valley, Pia Valley, Honolulu, HI 96821, USA
    Miles is our resident Botanist and primary Ecological Consultant! Not only is he the artist behind many of our botanical shirt designs, but this talented human also leads our guided hikes, is a researcher with Bishop Museum, & works with the State's PEPP program.
  • "FOR x CHANGE" @ Koko Crater Botanical Garden
    "FOR x CHANGE" @ Koko Crater Botanical Garden
    Sat, Feb 03
    Honolulu
    Feb 03, 2024, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM HST
    Honolulu, 7491 Kokonani St, Honolulu, HI 96825, USA
    Feb 03, 2024, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM HST
    Honolulu, 7491 Kokonani St, Honolulu, HI 96825, USA
    Join us for some fun at this month's volunteer exchange and see "a blooming volcanic crater." Horticulturist Talia Portner will give us a brief tour of Native Hawaiian plants followed by restoration work in the red ‘ilima section of Koko Crater Botanical Garden.
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Mailing Lists

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    A special opportunity to learn Uhau Humu Pōhaku from Kumu Kimeona Kane and his hui.
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    Pia Valley
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    Pia Valley, Honolulu, HI
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    Helping out other projects & organizations. Gives us a chance to return the favor & show our appreciation to other organizations who do good work for Hawai'i.
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    Southern Ko'olau
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    Southern Ko'olau, Oahu, Hawaii
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    Southern Ko'olau, Oahu, Hawaii
    Hike with experts, surveying and studying the surrounding area to better understand the ecosystems we are trying to restore.
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    Pia Valley
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    Pia Valley, Honolulu, HI
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    Pia Valley, Honolulu, HI
    (Recommended prerequisite for outplanting events) Check out what we are up to, help us bring some water to our precious young trees & maintain our restoration site. Explore the Valley we are trying to save!

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