Natural Areas of Hawaii

Koa Ohia Hula Koa
Native plants and hula dancers at Puu Makua, Maui

Puu Makua

Puu Makua is a cinder cone on the southwest rift of East Maui (Hawaii).   Puu Makua is located on Ulupalakua Ranch and is part of the Leeward Haleakala Watershed Restoration Partnership (LHWRP).   The area is a restoration site for the native Hawaiian koa tree (Acacia koa), and is part of a regional effort to improve the watershed of Leeward Haleakala.   For more information, contact the Maui Restoration Group at (808)573-8989 or



Other LHWRP Restoration Sites

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This page was created on 01 November 2004 by Starr, and was last updated on 13 January 2008 by Starr.
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