Oahu- Kawainui Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary

  • Kawainui Marsh Cleanup
Event Date: 
09/01/2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Explore & Restore Wildlife for Waterbirds

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Help restore the Kawanui-Hamakua Complex Wildlife Sanctuary to its natural state for native Hawaiian shorebirds, waterfowl, fish and flora. Volunteer days occur on first Saturday’s of the month rotating at different sites in the Kawainui-Hamākua Complex. The Kawainui Wildlife Sanctuary is a protected area and is closed to the public, on volunteer days DOFAW invites the public to help mālama ʻāina the wetland from 9a to 12p.


  • Explore a protected wildlife sanctuary
  • Restore native habitat for endangered waterbirds
  • Learn about wetlands and native Hawaiian wildlife
  • Birdwatching, light hiking, and unique view of the pali hills
  • Preserve Hawaii’s own species for the generations to come

Know before you book

  • Area closed to public – must book using calendar link on this page – no drop-ins
  • Must be able to hike and stay on your feet over uneven terrain
  • Ability to perform gardening tasks while bending, kneeling, lifting, and stretching