Ola Kanaloa! (Life to Kanaloa!)

Join us on December 15th for a live virtual roundtable focusing on Kanaloanuiākea, the great expanse of Kanaloa. Native Hawaiian members of the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council discuss the cultural and ecological significance of Kanaloanuiākea, and the need for greater understanding and genuine application of cultural knowledge and values in advocacy, protection, and conservation efforts from mauka to makai – in the uplands and throughout the sea.

 Capitol Hill Ocean Week 

 Capitol Hill Ocean Week  Join us online or through your signatures to lobby for two US congressional bills to protect US sharks.

International Shark Day- Sharks of Kona and Beyond

Jacks Diving Locker 75-5813 Ali‘i Dr,, Kailua-Kona, HI, United States

Join Shark Stewards with shark experts, photographers and cultural experts on International Shark Day in Kona, Hawai'i.

Sharks at Jacks

Join Shark Stewards Kona dive partner celebrate their 41st anniversary with great dive sales, mermaids, kid education and more. Talk on sharks with Shark Research Institute, Deron Verbeck I am Aquatic and David McGuire of Shark Stewards showing images and discussing sharks, and a book signing of Sharks for Kids.

Kawaihae Beach Cleanup

Join Shark Stewards with Keep Puako Beautiful for another marine debris cleanup and survey- freedive optional to follow.
Meet us at  Makeahua Gulch Kawaihae Harbor at Gate 1 and 300 ft from the Akoni Pule Hwy.

Get Into Your Sanctuary Day Hawaii Celebration

Ko Olina Resort in partnership with NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries and other community partners will host a Get Into Your Sanctuary Day Celebration. The free event will be held on Saturday, July 22 from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. with a beach cleanup, marine debris art show, entertainment, and ocean education and sustainability activities at Mā‘ili Beach Park.

Shark Week Harbor Beach Cleanup Kona

Join us for a beach cleanup at the harbor and keep ocean and dog beach free of plastic. With our partners, help keep the reef clean, the reef fish happy and the tiger sharks smiling.


Cleanup the Beach and do Yoga for your health and ocean health. With Clean Rewards.   Saturday, September 16, 2023: @ Old Airport Beach, Kailua Kona, HI