Ka Wai Ola News Cover Story

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Kekahuna’s detailed maps were instrumental in guiding the restoration project, and the workers chosen to restore the walls and the enclosures, especially the young kānaka, were rediscovering their own identity and ancestral roots.

Article by By Kai Markell

The Kāneioluma Heiau project is the cover story of this month's Ka Wai Ola newsletter from OHA. Mahalos for this excellent article describing the history of Henry Kekahuna's involvement with the Heiau, the efforts of the native Hawaiian organization to restore this historic landmark, and the recent challenges facing the future of this important project.