Monthly Archives: November 2012

Week 2 – Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving readers! I hope that yours was delightful. Here on Hakalau we did a pretty good job of making our own turkey-day celebrations successful, but I’ll get to that later. I just really want to say that I am … Continue reading

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Week 10 – Or should I say Week 1, again?

 In case anyone was wondering, it actually does get cold in Hawai’i; you just have to go up a few thousand feet in elevation. I, along with the two other Laysan Island volunteers, have ended up on the side of … Continue reading

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Photos!

I started a Shutterfly sharing site here: http://createadventures.shutterfly.com/ so that I can post lots of pictures without having to make a ton of different entries. Hope you enjoy them!

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Week 9 – When one door closes…

Closing a remote island is no simple task, especially when you are doing it unexpectedly in four days. The number one priority, for us, was making sure that all of the wildlife and plants had the best chance of surviving … Continue reading

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Week 8 – Everything Happens Part II

Then Monday came. Our crew leader was nice enough to give us the day off, to make up for the extra work we had to perform over the weekend in various circumstances, and it was a good thing she did. Her cheek … Continue reading

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Week 8 – Everything Happens Part I

Wow, everything that could happen this week, has happened. So much has happened, it requires two updates. On Island I have been trying to write my updates between Wednesday and Friday so that I can be sure they are received … Continue reading

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