"Endangered Hawaii: Plants and Animals at Risk of Extinction," Honolulu Star Bulletin, March 9, 1995. (5th-6th grades)

Ching, Patrick, Endangered Animals of Hawaii, Honolulu: Bess Press, 1995. (2nd-3rd grades)

Coste, Marion, Nene, Honolulu:University of Hawaii Press, 1993. (2nd-4th grades)

Coste, Marion, Honu (Green Sea Turtle), Honolulu:University of Hawaii Press, 1993. (2nd -4th grades)

Kimura, Bert Y. and Kenneth M. Nagata, Hawaii's Vanishing Flora, Honolulu, Hawaii:The Oriental Publishing Co., 1980. (6th grade and older)

Kramer, Raymond J., Hawaiian Land Mammals, Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Co., 1971.(5th-6th grade)

Munro, George C., Birds of Hawaii, Rutland, Vermont: Charles, E. Tuttle Co., 1976. (5th-6th grade)

Royte, Elizabeth, "On the Brink, Hawaii's Vanishing Species," National Geographic Magazine, September 1995, pp. 2-37. (5th-6th grades)


"Song of Life," (video) by Nature Conservancy, 1994, (2nd-6th grades, available at public libraries in Hawaii).

"Strangers in Paradise," (video) by National Geographic, 1991, (2nd-6th grades, available at Block Buster and Hawaii's public libraries).

Field trip:

Sea Life Park, Waimanalo, Hawaii

Honolulu Bishop Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii

Resource People:

Keith Turner, cameraman for National Geographic

Arleone Dibben of Nene O' Molokai


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