Hawaii Seafood Council Launches Website

“Sustainability” and “buying local” are more than just buzzwords here in Hawaii.  They are the key to a healthy, environmentally friendly future in which we can become less dependent on imports and better stewards of our ‘aina. But choosing sustainable, local options is not always easy, particularly when it comes to seafood.  Competing facts, studies … [Read more…]

Volunteer on Vacation in Hawaii

Thousands of vacationers visit the Hawaiian islands every year. The damage they do is remarkable. A large number of people visiting beaches, mountains, parks, trails, campgrounds, and other Hawaiian destinations leave litter, seeds of invasive species, soil damage, and pollution. Thankfully, Hawaiians have a way to deal with the damage caused by tourism: Voluntourism–as described … [Read more…]