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Snapshots

  1. Naupaka Flower

    Snapshot Title: Naupaka Flower
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Zygomorphic half flower
    Stories tell of two lovers each turned into plants
    one form here at the ocean and another plant with a half flower at the mountain.



  2. Insect

    Snapshot Title: Insect
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    akoko leaf in background



  3. KCC Botany Class Plant 6

    Snapshot Title: KCC Botany Class Plant 6
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    ilima flower
    Has silvery leaves with serrate margin
    What family of plants? What is its close relative?



  4. KCC Botany Class Plant 5

    Snapshot Title: KCC Botany Class Plant 5
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    hinahina
    How is this plant adapted to survive?



  5. KCC Botany Class Plant 4

    Snapshot Title: KCC Botany Class Plant 4
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Akoko
    Observe the flower structure.
    What family ?



  6. Naupaka fruit

    Snapshot Title: Naupaka fruit
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    The fruit is able to float on water therefore it is easy to disperse between islands.



  7. Metal pipe

    Snapshot Title: Metal pipe
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Metal pipe are cemented into the limestone as
    fishing pole holder for night fishing of ulua.

    How many of these pipes can you find???



  8. Limestone formed from the sand dunes

    Snapshot Title: Limestone formed from the sand dunes
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    critical angle of repose



  9. Two Hikers

    Snapshot Title: Two Hikers
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Hikers on the bluff overlooking the beach



  10. Boat

    Snapshot Title: Boat
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    fishing boat lookinf for Ahi or Mahimahi



  11. KCC Botany Class Plant 3

    Snapshot Title: KCC Botany Class Plant 3
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Naupaka
    The most abundant plant form.
    Explain Three adaptations to this coastal enviroment?



  12. KCC Botany Class Plant 2

    Snapshot Title: KCC Botany Class Plant 2
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Can you tell me what plant is this/
    How has this plant adapted to the costal enviroment?



  13. KCC Botany Class  Plant 1

    Snapshot Title: KCC Botany Class Plant 1
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Sensuvium
    Exlain three adaptation to this coastal enviroment?
    Locate a flower
    What Family ofPlants?



  14. Tourist taking picture of Monk seal

    Snapshot Title: Tourist taking picture of Monk seal
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Great photo to share with friends



  15. Another Monk Seal

    Snapshot Title: Another Monk Seal
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Not only tourist enjoy the sun on this south shore beach.



  16. Monk seal enclosure fence

    Snapshot Title: Monk seal enclosure fence
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    The fence is to keep tourist 50feet away
    from the endangered monk seal resting on the beach. The person in beach chair is a volunteer that answers questions from the public.



  17. Tourist enjoying the day

    Snapshot Title: Tourist enjoying the day
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    The water must be cold!



  18. Monk seal on beach

    Snapshot Title: Monk seal on beach
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Enclosure around monk seal on the beach. Yellow sign is warning not to disturb the resting seal



  19. Hikers

    Snapshot Title: Hikers
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Mahaulepu coastline Poipu Koloa Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Hikers returning from a secluded beach