La’ie wetlands are named for Lāʻieloheloheikawai

ʻO Kihawahine Ka Moʻo Akua a Waiheʻe: Kihawahine The Dragon Goddess of Waiheʻe

The La’ie wetlands are named for Lāʻieloheloheikawai, the mother of Kalāʻaiheana, who, after death, became diefied as the mo’o Goddess, Kihawahine. Read more in this exciting blog about Kihawahine by Dr. Scott Fisher of HILT.