Founded in the year 2000, The Kohala Center is an independent, community-based center for research, conservation, and education.
We turn research and traditional knowledge into action, so that communities in Hawai‘i and around the world can thrive—ecologically, economically, culturally, and socially. Our main areas of interest are energy self-reliance, food self-reliance, and ecosystem health.

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We're not sure what we’ve done to deserve it, but our Facebook page has received a huge spike in Likes the past few days. E komo mai (welcome) to all of our new followers! If you appreciate our ‘āina-based programs and have a passion to see Hawai‘i move toward greater energy self-reliance, food self-reliance, healthier ecosystems, stronger local businesses, and the development of kama‘āina leadership, please tell a friend about us. Share the aloha and our communities’ aspirations for Hawai‘i’s future! ... See MoreSee Less

Pololū Valley, North Kohala, Hawai‘i Island.

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