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June 20, 2019

Hōlua to Temporarily Close for Ant Control Overnight

The Hōlua backcountry camping area of Haleakalā National Park will temporarily close overnight tonight (Thursday, June 20, 2019), to control non-native Argentine ants.
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November 21, 2016

Senator Hirono Honors Park with Centennial Resolution

Senator Mazie Hirono today will present Haleakalā NP a resolution commemorating the park’s Centennial. After the presentation she will plant `āhinahina (silverswords) with fourth grade students from Kula Elementary School.
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February 29, 2016

225 Maui Students Plant 317 Threatened Silverswords at Summit

During February, a total of 225 students on Maui planted 317 federally threatened `āhinahina (silverswords) at the summit of Haleakalā as part of the Centennial celebrations.
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July 30, 2014

Abundance of Silverswords in Rare Bloom at Haleakalā

The threatened plants are found nowhere else in the world, flower just once, and die shortly after. Visitors can see the ʻāhinahina in bloom at the Kalahaku Overlook, and on the Sliding Sands Trail at Haleakalā National Park.
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April 22, 2014

Silversword Plants to Journey to Korea for Horticulture Show

A Haleakalā `ahinahina or silversword plant will make the journey to Korea and back, marking the first time the plant has left Haleakalā since 1992 when it was federally listed as a threatened species.
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December 17, 2008


HONOLULU — The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) announces the availability of its 2009 Historic Sites calendar, “Plants & Places – The Flora of Hawai`i.” Although there are literally thousands of native plants in Hawai`i that could have been selected to produce a visually stunning calendar, the plants that were selected for this... Read more »
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