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Nā Manu o Uka

The birds of the uplands

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photo credit to HarmonyonPlanetEarth

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Noah Gomes

Native Bird Enthusiast

Noah Gomes has gained a reputation as a native bird expert in the local community.  He received his Masters in Hawaiian Language and Literature from UH-Hilo, focusing on the bird catchers of old.  Noah shared his knowledge about the native birds of Kona, featured here.

Video 1:

 

An overview of manu in the forest.

Video 2:

 

Manu: a foodsource for our kupuna

Video 3:

 

What can we do to kōkua?

Video 4:

 

Manu: resource managagement by our kupuna