Description Mālama O Puna is a 501(c)3 environmental nonprofit volunteer service organization who’s mission is to protect and restore the natural treasures of Puna and Hawaii Island. Their biggest current project is restoration in the Keauohana Forest Reserve, where the nominated Lama tree is located.
Location Keauohana Forest Reserve, Puna, HI
This champion Lama Persimmon of Hawaii made its debut on the list of American Forests Champion Trees in 2017, as it is the largest known tree of its species in the country. By recognizing these champions, we recognize the beauty and critical ecosystem services provided by our biggest and oldest trees.
|LOCATION||Keau‘ohana Forest Reserve, Puna, HI|
|Nominated by||Ann Kobsa|
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