Sacred Fishing Grounds

Sacred Fishing Grounds (HM89O)

Location: Koloa, HI 96756 Kauai County
Country: United States of America

N 21° 52.374', W 159° 26.508'

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The bay before you—named Keoneloa (or ?the long sand')—is the site of one of the oldest known Hawaiian occupation on Kaua?i, a temporary fishing camp, dating to A.D. 220-660.

The Hawaiians divided each island into sections—called ahupua?a—that stretched from the mountains to the sea. The wall to your left is a reconstructed remnants of Kaua?i's past: it marks the boundary between the ahupua?a of Weliweli and Pa?a. You are now standing in Weliweli. Keoneloa Bay is in Pa?a.
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HM NumberHM89O
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Marker Number7
Placed ByPo?ipū Beach Foundation
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Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 3:47am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)4Q E 454356 N 2418824
Decimal Degrees21.87290000, -159.44180000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 21° 52.374', W 159° 26.508'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds21° 52' 22.44" N, 159° 26' 30.48" W
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Area Code(s)808
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1565 Pe'e Rd, Koloa HI 96756, US
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