|Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Hawaii||Our own collection of answers to questions we often receive about Hawaii and things related to Hawaii.|
|Colombia Encyclopedias online resource:||Hawaii related information: Facts and Figures, Land and People, Economy, Government Politics Higher Education, Historical People and Events of Hawaii.|
|Hawaii Weather:||7-day Island Forecast, Hawaii Storm Tracking, Daily Historical Weather Comparisons, Daily Sunrise and Sunset Times, Moon Phases Information, and Daily Air Pollution Index|
|Pacific Tsunami Museum||Researches and provides information on Tsunami's of the Pacific with amazing photos of the 1946, 1952, 1957, 1960, 1975, & 1978 Tsunami's that hit the Hawaiian Islands.|
|The Hawaiian Royal Family:||Information about Kamehameha I through Kamehameha V, Lunalilio, Kalakaua, and Liliuokalani. Also provides an excellent list of related books recommended for reading if you would like to know more about the Royalty of Hawaii.|
|Ancient Hawaiian Surfboards and Culture:||Find out how surfing played an important part in the ancient Hawaiian culture and what they used to surf on.|
|Sharks in Hawaii||Information on sharks found in Hawaii|
|Hawaii Canoe Plants:||Today's guide to yesterday's life-sustaining plants carried by early Polynesian voyagers in their canoes.|
|Native Plants used as Medicine in Ancient Hawaii:||What natural remedies Ancient Hawaiians used to cure their ailments.|
|Hawaii Coral Reef Network:||Information about Hawaiis coral ecology, Marine Life in Hawaii, and Coral Reefs of Hawaii.|
|DBET State of Hawaii Data Book containing information and statistics on:||population, Health, Education, Law Enforcement Courts and Prisons, Geography and Environment, Land Use and Ownership, Recreation and Travel, Elections, Government Finances and Employment, National Defense, Social Insurance and Human Services, Labor Force Employment and Earnings, Income Expenditures and Wealth, Prices, Banking- Business Enterprise, Communications, Energy and Science, Transportation, Agriculture, Forest Fisheries- Mining, Construction and Housing, Manufacturers, Domestic Trade and Services, Foreign and Interstate Commerce.|
|Hawaiian Sovereignty:||Information and resources relating to the native Hawaiian sovereignty movement|
|Mauna Kea Weather Center||Log of past weather conditions as well as current weather conditions at the summit. Still photos and time laps photos of summit. Satellite images, presentation videos, and lots of other interesting information about the work going on at the Mauna Kea weather center.|
|Lesson plan outlines and suggestions
for teachers relating to the following topics:
|Bishop Museum Education Department provides resources for teachers.|
|DLNR Coloring book of Hawaiian Endangered Animals to Print Out: The animals featured are special because these animals are not found any other place besides Hawaii. Choose from a Hawaiian Monk Seal, Hawaiian Goose, Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle, Hawaiian Honeycreeper, Hawaiian Stilt, Oahu Tree Snail, Hawaiian Owl, and Hawaiian Hoary Bat|
National Biological Information Infrastructure provides a Botany for Kids resource of activities to do with kids where they learn about plants and do fun projects.
United States Geological Society provides a Earthquake Hazards Program for Kids resource of project suggestions and an interactive web site where kids have fun as they learn about earthquakes and how they are studied.
United States Geological Society provides a free educational outreach web site for teachers and parents who home school which has a wealth of information and lesson plans.
How Volcanoes Work online educational resource sponsored by NASA
Hawaii's State Parks, National Parks and Museums Web Sites
|Department of Land and National Resources Information about the State Parks within the Hawaiian Islands||Detailed information about state parks with maps, a 32 page downloadable broshure about Hawaii's state parks as well as a downloadable guide on hiking in Hawaii.|
|Haleakala National Park on Maui||
National Park Service offical web sites
|Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island|
|Pu'uokohola Heiau National Historical Site on the Big Island|
|Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park on the Big Island|
|Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park on the Big Island|
|Kalaupapa National Historical Park on Molokai|
|The Bishop Museum - http://www.bishopmuseum.org|
|The Contemporary Museum of Hawaii http://www.tcmhi.org/|
|Honolulu Academy of the Arts http://www.honoluluacademy.org|
|Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame and Museum http://www.hawaiimusicmuseum.org/|
|Hawaii Army Museum http://www.hiarmymuseumsoc.org/|
PLEASE NOTE: Prices for island activities featured within our site are NOT guaranteed. Since we are not affiliated with any of the activity providers we are not notified if services or prices change. You will need to contact the activity provider directly for a current price quote and for availability information.
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RESOURCES SPECIFIC TO HAWAIIAN THEME WEDDINGS
and Suggestions to Easily Create a Hawaii Theme Wedding Anywhere
Hawaiian Wedding Planner Resource
Hawaii Theme Wedding Vow Suggestions
Lei Exchange Ceremony Suggestions
Hawaii Theme Candle Unity Ceremony Suggestion
Hawaii Theme Sand Unity Ceremony Suggestion
The Lords Prayer in Hawaiian
Photographs of Suggestions on How to Create Hawaii Theme Centerpieces, Decorate Guest Book Tables, and Wedding Cake Decorating
Online Island Gift Shop with Treats and Treasures from Hawaii for your special day!
RESOURCES FOR CREATING A HAWAII THEME
Suggestions on Hosting a Hawaiian Luau Anywhere
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