Blogger Profile: Amy Kuhar

Po Mahina, an Amazing Alala, Passes Away

Po Mahina, an Amazing Alala, Passes Away

 It is with great sadness I announce the death of a very beloved bird at the Keauhou Bird Conservation Center (KBCC). Po Mahina, an alala (also known as a Hawaiian[…..]

Redefining Fatherhood for the Alala

Redefining Fatherhood for the Alala

History was made last year when a young female named Po Mahina became the first of her species to hatch and raise chicks in over 20 years, and she did it all on her own. Now, a year later, history is being made again!   read more

Alala Chicks: Time to Move Out of Mom and Dad’s House!

Alala Chicks: Time to Move Out of Mom and Dad’s House!

Last year was momentous at the Keauhou Bird Conservation Center in Hawaii. For the first time in over 20 years, alala (Hawaiian crows) successfully hatched and reared their own chicks in managed care, completely unassisted!   read more

Nene Nest Fest 2014!

Nene Nest Fest 2014!

This year, three pairs of captive-bred nene returned to nest at the Conservation Center. All but one of the birds in these three pairs hatched in here and were released into the wild.   read more

Open House: Keauhou Bird Conservation Center

Open House: Keauhou Bird Conservation Center

The Keauhou Bird Conservation Center in Hawaii will be hosting an Open House on December 14 and 15, 2013. The Center is one of two facilities that make up the Hawaii Endangered Bird Conservation Program.   read more