Malama O Puna is a Hawai‘i non-profit corporation and 501(c)(3) volunteer service organization which focuses on the environment. Our mission is to assure critical habitat for native species and open space for future generations through environmental education, hands-on projects, advocacy, watch-dogging and land trusting. Please browse our website to learn more about what we do and like us on Facebook to receive announcements about our upcoming events!

Upcoming Events

Films For Change series

Join us the second Thursday of each month at 6 PM for a film screening followed by casual discussion.

Free popcorn! Optional: bring food for yourself or to share.

Chasing Coral

May 10: Chasing Coral — Divers, scientists & photographers document global disappearance of coral reefs in this Sundance award winning film.


June 14: Virunga — Congo National Park rangers defend Virunga’s beauty, gorillas, and biodiversity from war, oil exploration, and poaching.

The Island President

July 12: The Island President — Can this man save the world?The Maldives President fights to protect his homeland from inundation by the rising ocean.


We’ve published our 2017 Report with a summary of our activities this year. Thank you for your support, which allows us to do the work we do!

Visit Us In Pāhoa

Stop in at our new office in Pāhoa to use our Environmental Resource Center or just to say hi!

Malama O Puna Building