Environment

Ban the Foam

By Kahi Pacarro I can almost guarantee you’re shredding (or think your shredding) on a toxic vehicle made up of a multitude of materials that can and will negatively impact our environment after its final wave...

Stuff We Like / Organic Sunscreen

Oxybenzone, cinoxate, dioxybenzone…yeah, we can’t pronounce them either. And that should be reason enough to put some time into researching these chemicals, which are actually ingredients, before putting them o...

JUMPSTART YOUR SUMMER BY CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL SURFING DAY

By Stuart H. Coleman Photos by Rafael Bergstrom Protect What You Love. That’s one of the most powerful mantras of the Surfrider Foundation. We are dedicated to protecting our ocean because it’s our playground. But we’re also dedicated to enjoying ou...

RESHAPING THE REPUTATION- ECO BOARD BUILDING

By Cash Lambert In the 21st century, a time that has already seen a metamorphosis and revolution and upheaval within so many avenues of technology and culture and thought, the shadow of eco-friendl...

For the Love of Honey

by Hank Gaskell Photos Kaua Photography His hands were unlike other farmers. Not calloused, hard, cracked and stiff, but broad, flexible and quick. He seemed not to mind the thick white suit we we...

Pu`ukua Fundraiser / Waimea Valley / May 1

Hi`ipaka LLC, the nonprofit that manages Waimea Valley, is organizing a campaign to purchase Pu`ukua, the last remaining private parcel in Waimea Valley.  Almost a decade ago, community partners, OHA, and others came together to purchase Waimea Valley and save...