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Hawaiian Spotted Puffer at Home

Hawaiian Spotted Puffer at Home

SB 1240 can end the aquarium trade in Hawaii—an illegal, amoral reef wildlife trade that claims gross revenue of $2 million for 200 collectors. They shout, “It’s sustainable!” but can’t define sustainability. They claim no poaching or coral damage. Testimony before...

Banded Reef Shrimp are Back on Maui

Banded Reef Shrimp are Back on Maui

We saw no reef shrimp for many years—until Maui County Council required aquarium collectors to stop animal abuse, comply with OSHA safety standards and file catch reports. THE AQ CROWD LEFT! That’s why Maui No Ka Oi! You can help all of Hawaii by sharing &...

Languorously Undulated

Languorously Undulated

Undulated moray takes 5 in a comfy cozy crevasse on Maui (no ka oi) to ponder reef recovery in all Hawaii once the aquarium trade is GONE. “I have seen with my own eyes how these intruders pound and rake our reefs to extinction. These aquarium collectors have no...

HUZZAH! for now

HUZZAH! for now

SB1240 to end aquarium permitting in Hawaii passed its first of 2 House hearings yesterday after passing 2 hearing in the Senate and crossing over to the House. SB1240 will now move to the House Finance Committee FOR ITS FINAL HEARING! SB1240 language will be amended...

SUPPORT SB1240 amended with the GUTS BACK IN IT! NO NEW PERMITS EVER!!! Freeze current permits till DLNR can manage this renegade reef pillage with meaning. or SUPPORT SB1240. BAN THE AQUARIUM TRADE NOW! Or any words you like to get the point across. TESTIFY AND...

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