natural beauty is at the core our Island's popularity to visitors excited
about ecotourism, nature tourism, and adventure travel. Our year-round
tropical climate, easy access to ocean activities, unique rainforest and
desert microclimates, and our multi-cultural diversity all help make Maui
the world's best vacation desitination.
Spend days hiking and camping in Maui's
wilderness, or hours getting up close and personal with Maui's humpback
whales, sea turtles and other marine life. Experience exotic and
beautiful flowers and learn about Maui's increasinglhy diversified agriculture,
agritour, and energy agriculture operations.
Visit Maui's House of the Sun -- Haleakala
Crater -- and tread lightly the a'ina (land)" sacred to Nataive
Hawaiians. Wherever you turn on Maui you will find one of the planet's
premier ecotourism destinations. Maui is unsurpassed for natural beauty,
with unique native plants, animals, insects, birds, and marine life found
nowhere else on Earth.
For a closer look view the websites
of Maui's ecotourism activity providers.
ARE CLIMATE SCIENTISTS JUST IN IT FOR THE MONEY? By Jeff Stark
One of the most enduring memes of the climate change deniers is that climate scientists - climatologists - are united in a global scam to enrich the scientists. They are also responsible, as the meme goes, for the "fake news" that seems always to accompany their "reports." This is a claim and belief that is easy for the deniers. They have no strong connections to science, and often seem to revel in their own ignorance. This is classic conspiracy theorist behavior, easy to believe, and difficult to debunk. It is also beloved beyond belief among those who still believe that President Obama was actually born in some foreign country and groomed from childhood to prepare for the ...MORE ...
Mauians are serious about protecting the beauty and natural environment of our island home.
A big part of our strategy involves embracing and implementing a "Zero Waste" philosophy.
To find out how to help protect one of the planet's most special places when you visit Maui CLICK HERE