Protecting humpback whale mother and calf pairs
and their critical nursery habitat in the waters of Hawaii

Every year pregnant humpback whales from across the North Pacific head to the waters of Hawaii, seeking a safe, protected nursery where they can raise their young calves. Our goal is to provide the information required to ensure that humpback mothers, their young calves and their favored critical habitat are fully protected.

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Hawaii’s keiki kohola

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vital nursery grounds

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The Keiki Kohola Project; Caring for Calves in Hawaiian Waters

Keiki Kohola is a Hawaiian phrase meaning youngest whale