Mahalo to the volunteers and contributors who support the Freeman Seabird Preserve!

A special thank you to Alice Roberts for providing images and information about the Native Hawaiian plants. 

Wendy Johnson for her tireless stewardship in all aspects of the Preserve.

Funding by Disney Conservation Fund, The Atherton Family Foundation, and the Alias Family Foundation.

Native plant donations from Ultimate Innovations and Hui Kū Maoli Ola.

Jay Schamel and Sean Moura for making the Preserve a safer place through rat control.


Ivan Mataele contributed his masonry skills.


Colleen Kelly for being the best advocate in the neighborhood and bringing banana smoothies on hot weeding days.

David Hyrenbach for his dedication studying and restoring the shearwaters every breeding season since 2009.

An amazing group of volunteers of many backgrounds and ages come to help pull weeds and make nests, some returning for many years. Together helping our seabirds thrive in Hawaii.

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Honolulu, HI 96813





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The Freeman Seabird Preserve is on private property in a gated community. All visitors must be accompanied by a representative of the Hawaii Audubon Society. Please contact the HAS office at to arrange a site visit.