Educational programs; financial support in the form of cost-share grants; technical training; Arbor Day promotions and public/private partnerships with the goal of improving the health and viability of trees in Hawai‘i communities.
Kaulunani is proud to have implemented Hawaii’s first Citizen Forester program! Our program trains and educates community members to employ citizen science as a viable approach to gain knowledge and community support for urban forests.
In partnership with the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife, our Adoption Program aims to restore the ecosystem function of an integral section of Hawaii’s largest remaining natural wetland – 60 acres of the Hamakua Hillside. Seeking our Founding Members.
Improving water quality by filtering runoff at its source, helping remove sediment and other pollutants before they impact sensitive wetlands and other aquatic systems.
Providing government agencies, planners, commercial developers and others with an understanding of the current location and ground coverage of our urban tree canopy.
A user-friendly guide providing urban forestry professionals concrete approaches when preparing for natural disasters that impact the urban forest.
An effective tool for establishing collaboration among persons with tree related responsibilities and Emergency Managers.
Trees in urban areas make life better! Read our strategies and goals for maintaining and perpetuating our urban forest.