Saving native birds will save native forests and fresh water
By Ulalia Woodside
Posted on April 17, 2018 12:05 am
Updated on April 16, 2018 at 6:26 pm
Each August, brilliant blooms of purple ‘opelu burst forth inside The Nature Conservancy’s Waikamoi Preserve on Maui, attracting a colorful, nectar-seeking visitor whose sickle-shaped bill fits perfectly into the curved tubular flowers.