A third-party audit contracted by the Maui County Council found that efforts of the Maui Invasive Species Committee to control or eradicate coqui frogs lack the measurements needed to determine the overall effectiveness of the program. The audit was transmitted to the council at its July 5 meeting and referred to the Environmental, Agricultural, and Cultural Preservation … [Read more...] about Overall Success of Million-Dollar Coqui Frog Control Efforts Remains a Mystery, Audit Finds
Maybe one day, year-round beach clean-ups will not be necessary. Until that time – when we collectively work to keep our environment clean and solve our trash problem – it is important to recognize those who volunteer their time to help keep the shores of Maui free of trash and debris. Friday night at the Maui Film Festival, legendary water-person Kai Lenny spoke of a … [Read more...] about Four Tons of Trash Collected on Maui Coast in a Single Day
The 8th Annual Paddle Imua will travel from Maliko Gulch to Kahului Harbor on Saturday, May 4th. The event has been a Maui tradition for over 43 years, and all proceeds of the race go directly to Imua Family Services. The multi-event paddling race is always a good time, so make sure to bring your family and friends down to support. There’ll be lots of sportsmanship, awards, … [Read more...] about 8th Annual Paddle Imua: Maliko Gulch to Kahului
The eighth annual Paddle Imua will be held Saturday, May 4, 2019. Paddle Imua is a multi-discipline paddling race with proceeds directly benefiting Imua Family Services’ Camp Imua program, a week-long recreational camp for children with special needs and a Maui summer tradition for more than 43 years. Paddle Imua 2019 will bring together hundreds of ocean athletes from … [Read more...] about Paddle Imua Registration Open
Recently I went to visit one of the most beautiful spots on the Northshore–Maliko Gulch. Many families have frequented there. It's a wonderful place. Or rather, it was a wonderful place. Because on my most recent visit I saw abandoned vehicles littering the whole place. It was horrible. What a disaster. Illustration: Ron Pitts … [Read more...] about Eh Brah: Quit abandoning cars in Maliko Gulch!