The Kaua‘i Forest Bird Recovery Project aims to promote knowledge, appreciation, and conservation of Kaua‘i’s native forest birds. We focus on one threatened (I’iwi) and three federally endangered species (Puaiohi, ‘Akikiki, and ‘Akeke’e) , with the goal of facilitating recovery of their populations in the wild.
(From the notebook of Americorps intern Kayleigh Chalkowksi) “You’d have to be a… what’s the word? Oh yeah, masochist. You gotta be a masochist to keep doing this kind of work.” We all commiserated over our warm bowls of sardine-noodle-medley. I took a miscalculated step earlier, so there was a thin layer of slick Alaka’i […]