Native Hawaiians Reclaim their Watershed


Permaculture instructor Andrew Millison journeys to Hawaii to investigate the ecological and cultural restoration work of the Independent Sovereign Nation of Hawaii, an aboriginal organization who are actively rebuilding the traditional Ahupua’a watershed-scale agricultural system on the Island of Oahu. This video looks into the history of the Nation of Hawaii and their village in Pu’uhonua O Waimanalo, and the pieces of the Ahupua’a they are restoring from the tops of the mountains above the clouds to the traditional fishponds built below the estuaries into the ocean. Nation of Hawaii: