Mālama Pūpūkea-Waimea MLCD
Enter your name and email address to subscribe to our weekly newsletter
First Name:
Last Name:

Our Mission

Working to replenish and sustain the natural and cultural resources of the Pupukea and Waimea Ahupua'a for present and future generations through active community stewardship, education, and partnerships.

Weekend Newsletter

NEW! See what we did Apr 25 at Sharks' Cove click here..

In this issue:


Help Us Help the Cove

Summer is approaching and we are looking for folks willing to come volunteer with us on Saturdays at Sharks Cove. We will be conducting in-water fish counts, community outreach, beach clean-ups and much more! Contact us for more information

Find out what volunteers do

Upcoming Events

Get Involved!
We invite you to come hang out with us at our Community Outreach Tent each Saturday at Sharks Cove from 10:00am - 2:00pm.

click here to see Calendar

Read about ways you can participate

Pūpūkea-Waimea MLCD Boundary

Do you know the boundaries of the Pūpūkea Marine Life Conservation District?

The boundaries of the Pūpūkea Marine Life Conservation District are the Wānanapaoa Islets on the South side of Waimea Bay, all the way across to Kulalua Point on the North Side of Sharks Cove (traditionally named Pūpūkea & Kapo'o)!

Learn more

Feds Keep Protections for Honu

The feds have denied a petition to take Hawaii green sea turtles off the list of threatened species.


Ocean Operations Require Permits

All ocean recreation commercial operations now require permits

click here for more info