Haleakala


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Ha·le·a·ka·la

 (hä′lē-ä′kə-lä′)
A dormant volcano, about 3,055 m (10,023 ft) high, forming the eastern portion of Maui, Hawaii.

Haleakala

(ˌhɑːliːˌɑːkɑːˈlɑː)
n
(Placename) a volcano in Hawaii, on E Maui island. Height: 3057 m (10 032 ft). Area of crater: 49 sq km (19 sq miles). Depth of crater: 829 m (2720 ft)
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The short hike to Waimoku Falls - located in the southeastern part of Maui's Haleakala National Park - is a worthwhile detour along the island's famous Road to Hana Drive.
With its entire population restricted to high elevation, wet, rain forest on windward Maui, Kiwikiu are highly vulnerable to extinction and establishment of a second population on leeward Haleakala is considered by experts to be essential to Kiwikiu recovery.
"In 2014 a terrible tropical storm hit the southwest slopes of Haleakala, devastating thousands of eucalyptus trees," Jimmy Gramblin said.
When you found him in your books, you'd have a miracle: he'd flown to your Florida sanctuary, thick with staghorn ferns and orchids, like his home, Haleakala, a volcano some four thousand miles away.
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One, Rob Ratkowski, works at Science City, the observatory on the summit, and the other, Cindy Krach, belongs to the Haleakala Amateur Astronomers, who have a clubhouse there.
A hurricane warning is also in effect for Central Oahu, Haleakala Summit, Kahoolawe, Lanai Makai, Lanai Mauka, Leeward Haleakala, Maui Central Valley, Maui Leeward West, Maui Windward West, Molokai Leeward, Molokai Windward, Oahu Koolau, Oahu North Shore, Oahu South Shore, Olomana, Waianae Coast, Waianae Mountains and Windward Haleakala.
Catch a predawn ride to the chilly summit of Haleakala National Park with Skyline Eco-Adventures ($250; skyline hawaii.com).
PetersenDean said Maui Roofing fits into the PD and Haleakala wheel house, given their reputation for quality and service.
This acquisition is the second in Hawaii this year for PetersenDean following the purchase of Haleakala Solar last month.
'Oumuamua', which is Hawaiian for 'scout', was first spotted by the Haleakala Observatory in Hawaii on October 19, 2017.
[caption id="attachment_127510" align="aligncenter" width="630"] PHOTO: Sunrise at Mount Haleakala, Maui.