Makena Wetlands

Makena State Park was created when the State of Hawaii purchased the 165 acres along the southwestern coastline in order to protect the area’s wilderness, as well as three remaining wetlands: Paniaka, North Pu’u Ola’i, and South Pu’u Ola’i.

Makena “loko puuone” Wetland Onelui, Photo D&S.Dorn

 

Makena wetlands: onelui loko-puuone, makai view. Photo D&S.Dorn

 

Makena wetlands, Pu’u-olai South, photo, D&S.Dorn

 

Makena wetlands, “Onelui South”, Photo, D&S.Dorn