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Kaloko – May 9, 2013 Pacific Island Heritage Word of the Day

May 9, 2013
Kaloko fishpond in Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park

Kaloko fishpond in Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park

Ranger Ruth expands on the word Kaloko or Ka Loko  ‘the pond” in Hawaiian and discusses how important and sophisticated Hawaiian fishpond aquaculture was/is to the Hawaiian People. Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park preserves 3 fishponds and expansive village and cultural sites. The seawall on Kaloko fishpond is the most massive in Hawaiian history and is undergoing a reconstruction and revitalization.

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