The Nature Conservancy invites you to explore Maui’s hidden treasures through their Waikamoi Preserve Hike that takes place every second Saturday of the month. Waikamoi is home to hundreds of native plants and animals. Thsi month, Bryan Berkowitz will lead a group on a boardwalk hike spanning approximately 3.5 miles (which will take 4-5 hours). Learn about The … [Read more...] about The Nature Conservancy’s Waikamoi Preserve Hike
The Nature Conservancy protects about 119 million acres in 35 nations. For the natural world, this is a big deal. But at the same time, The Nature Conservancy isn't your average environmental nonprofit organization. Consider it devoted to the practice of "eco-pragmatism"–the view that the changes wrought on nature by humanity and industrialization are here to stay, and the … [Read more...] about A&B President/COO Christopher Benjamin Becomes Nature Conservancy of Hawaii Board of Trustees Chairman
Guess this is just a time of good land preservation news. On Apr. 24, The Nature Conservancy announced that Alexander & Baldwin’s subsidiary East Maui Irrigation Co. had agreed to donate 3,721 acres of undeveloped Upcountry rainforest. “This area has been one of The Nature Conservancy’s highest priorities for more than two decades,” Mark White, director of the Conservancy’s … [Read more...] about The Nature Conservancy Scores Huge Upcountry Rainforest Donation From East Maui Irrigation Co.