Kolea at Ala Moana Beach Park

 

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A Kolea, or Pacific Golden Plover, beside the pond at Ala Moana Beach Park.  Kolea migrate south to Tahiti and north to Alaska, and close study of their habits may have aided the early Polynesian explorers who discovered and populated Hawaii.

 

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