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Kaha Gardens in Kailua, on the windward side of O’ahu, is a living example of how individual homeowners can help improve the local environment through the use of native vegetation. Join our project by replacing grass and invasive species along 150 yards of stream bank. Help with soil stabilization, bio-filtration, and water conservation by planting native Hawaiian varietals, gain a chance to identify native plants, learn their growing patterns, how to properly propagate, and where to plant different species to maximize their environmental benefits.
- Visit the windward side of the island and immerse in native vegetation
- Learn about native plants and their importance to the ecosystem
- Help clear invasive plant species using small hand tools
- Make new friends in the community
- Ideal for keiki
- Free parking available
- Following CDC and State guidelines masks and social distancing are required
- Temperature checks will be done upon arrival
- No food or water is provided. Please bring your own
Know Before You Join
- Ability to perform gardening tasks while bending, kneeling, lifting, and stretching
- Ideal for volunteers of all ages. Participants under age 16 must have adult supervision; ages 16 – 18 must have signed permission from a parent or legal guardian. Waiver for all participant signed onsite
- No drop-ins; must sign up in advance