06/20/13 – Kekaha Kai State Park Reopens TodayPosted on Jun 20, 2013 in Forestry & Wildlife, News Releases
DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES
WILLIAM J. AILA JR,
For Immediate News Release June 20, 2013
KEKAHA KAI STATE PARK REOPENS TODAY
KAILUA-KONA, HAWAII — The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) will reopen Kekaha Kai State Park (Kua Bay and Mahaiula sections) by 11 a.m. today, after a Hawaii Fire Department helicopter flyover this morning did not sight any sharks in waters off the park.
Yesterday the park remained closed when a morning flyover saw a number of reef sharks in offshore waters
The park is located 2.6 miles north of Keahole airport in Kailua-Kona.
DLNR Public Information Specialist
Phone: (808) 587-0320