Outdoors


 TODAY, September 1 

HUNTING & FISHING GAME ADVISORY COMMISSION 

Where: Aupuni Center 101, Hilo 

When: 2 p.m. Sept. 1 

Details: Need input from hunters and fishermen to create list of potential members with a balance of grassroots hunters, fishermen, gatherers and others willing to help. 

Contact: Tony Sylvester, 896- 8574, rockbot@hawaii.rr.com 

SUNDAY, Sept. 2 

HAKALAU PLANT SALE 

Where: World Botanical Gardens 

When: 9:30 a.m. Sept. 2 

Details: Potted plants to young trees. Admission: non-perishable item for food bank. 

Contact: 963-5427 or 934- 9105, phyllis@wbgi.com 

COMING 

FRIENDS OF THE ZOO MEMBERSHIP MEETING 

Where: Pana’ewa Rainforest Zoo & Gardens, Highway 11, Hilo 

When: 10 a.m. Sept. 8 

Details: Annual meeting, elections at rain shelter in front of zoo. Light refreshments; Petting Zoo open from 1:30-2:30 p.m., with the tiger feeding at 3:30 p.m. 

Contact: Pat Engelhard, 959-9233 (gift shop), engelharp001@gmail.com 

HAWAII SEED COLLECTING AND PALILA VIEWING 

Where: Mauna Kea State Park 

When: 9 a.m. Sept. 8 

Details: Mauna Kea Forest Restoration Project and Hawai‘i Nei art contest day of collecting seeds, palila-watching. $10. Register in advance. 

Contact: Jackson Bauer, 974- 4228, puumali.kaohe@gmail.com GET THE DRIFT & BAG IT! 

Where: Isle beaches, waterways 

When: 8 a.m. Sept. 15 

Details: Part of 27th Annual International Coastal Cleanup sponsored by The Ocean Conservancy. Call to sign up. 

Contact: Terry Miura, 961-8695 

HAWAII NEI 2012: BIRD TOUR, PLANTING 

Where: Keauhou Bird Conservation Center, Volcano 

When: 9 a.m. Sept. 29 

Details: View alala, or Hawaiian crow, and other endangered forest birds. Plant native species. Bring sketchbook, camera. $10. Register in advance. 

Contact: Mililani Browning, 933-3171, mililani.browning@ gmail.com

 

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