Fishing Pono: Living in Harmony with the Sea

Fishing Pono explores the story of Native Hawaiians on the island of Molokai who use ancient conservation methods to restore fisheries in the waters of their island. For generations, Native Hawaiians have depended on the ocean as their source of food, but today, large commercial fishing fleets threaten their way of life. The fishing conservation program on Molokai, based on historical practices, illustrates how one community turned the tide on declining fish stocks.




Teresa Tico

Hanalei, HI

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