Nominations Now Open for Mālama i ka ʻĀina Award
Nominations are now being accepted to honor invasive species prevention efforts within Maui County.
The annual Mālama i ka ʻĀina Award is presented to a landscaper, plant provider (retail and wholesale nurseries and garden shops), or commercial/agricultural property owner/manager to recognize their efforts to curb the spread of invasive species to Maui County.
This yearʻs winner will be announced on Nov. 2 at the Arbor Day Garden Expo and Hawaiian Tree Giveaway at the Maui Nui Botanical Garden.
In addition to several gifts and media recognition, the winner will receive a free one-year membership with the Maui Association of Landscape Professionals.
Applications are due by Oct. 18 and may be submitted here.
There is no fee to apply. Self-nominations are welcomed as well.