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Waikoloa Anchialine Pond Preservation Area, Hawai'i (Big Island)

Waikoloa Anchialine Pond Preservation Area - Hawai'i (Big Island), Hawaii
Waikoloa Anchialine Pond Preservation Area
Waikoloa beach Road, Waikoloa Village, HI 96738Map
Overview

Tucked between mega resorts and luxury vacation condominiums, these series of ponds are part of a collection of environmentally sensitive areas in Waikoloa. The shallow ponds are filled with a combination of fresh and salt water and are fed by ponds and the ocean. Moreover, the eco-system is filled with tiny fish, crustaceans, mollusks and opae'ula or red shrimp that are a favorite of ancient Hawaiians. Those who want to experience Waikoloa Anchialine Pond Preservation Area are welcome to take the free self-guided tour that is located along Waikoloa Beach Road. Visitors are asked to stay out of the ponds and do not disturb the wildlife or rocks.

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