Archive for April, 2008

Maunawili Demonstration Trail

April 15, 2008

This 9.3 mile one-way trail extends from the Pali to Waimanalo. The trail is relatively level and contours the Ko’olau mountains. We hiked about 2 miles roundtrip with the kids today. The hike is relatively level and shady with a few little bridges and dry stream crossings to add interest. The kids loved the old […]

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Entomology

April 15, 2008

Mike Richardson, Entomologist, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Honolulu, Hawaii Demonstration of how an entomologist catches small insects. Two tubes are connected with wire mesh covering one end in the middle. Suck on one end to collect the insects, then blow them out into a vial. Be sure the mesh is secured before sucking… While […]

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