Rare orchids grow along cliff terraces in the swirling mist of cascading waterfalls, while waves lap at distant, pristine beaches. Hawai‘i offers unparalleled opportunities for blissful immersion. Lush rainforests, mountain grasslands and turquoise waters support a dazzling array of tropical flora and fauna for you to discover. Noted author and authority Doug Pratt will be your guide for this stunning naturalist’s tour of Maui, O‘ahu and Kaua‘i, dynamic landscapes shaped by volcanoes. Your group will also experience Hawai‘i’s distinctive Polynesian culture throughout your journey. Discussions about island biogeography and ecology will help you learn about the many conservation challenges Hawai‘i faces, as well as some inspiring success stories.
Dates: February 28-March 8, 2014
Cost: From $4,890 double occupancy; $5765 single occupancy;
Optional Molokai extension: March 8 to 11 - $1295 double occupancy, $1590 single occupancy
Information & Reservations:
View the itinerary or contact Pat Abbott at (866) 900-1146 or firstname.lastname@example.org
To protect Kaua‘i’s critical habitats, The Nature Conservancy has joined forces with the Kaua‘i Watershed Alliance, a coalition of local stakeholders whose goal is to maintain the healthy, native ecosystems of the island. The Conservancy coordinates the implementation of a management strategy for more than 140,000 acres of partnership lands. Active projects on Kaua‘i include aerial weed mapping and the removal of exotic species from the Alaka`i region, a nearly mile-high plateau cradled between the mountains and the upper portions of Lumahai and Wainiha valleys. This wilderness region provides critical habitat for many rare native birds and plants. Working collaboratively, the Conservancy is helping to restore the ecological integrity of this large, critically important area.
Are you planning for your retirement? Find helpful tips.
Check out our gift planning corner for informative gift planning articles from our experts.
Read about other donors who have made a gift through their will.
You can protect beaches and other natural places by making a planned gift with The Nature Conservancy. Contact us today.