Paiko Lagoon Wildlife Sanctuary
The Paikō Lagoon Wildlife Sanctuary includes all the State-owned land area adjacent to Paiko Lagoon, and water areas within Paikō Lagoon.
Wildlife watching, hiking.
Permits & Rules
- This sanctuary is RESTRICTED, per administrative rules Chapter 126 (Wildlife Sanctuaries). Access is restricted to marked trails only.
- Commercial activities may be possible with a permit. Contact the Oʻahu DOFAW office to discuss.
- Other activities (like scientific research, conservation management, or subsistence, traditional, and customary practices by Native Hawaiians consistent with the long-term preservation of the wildlife sanctuary resources) may be possible with a permit. Individuals interested in permits should review the detailed information on our Permits & Guidelines page and contact their local DOFAW office.
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Some Native Plants & Animals
These are examples of native species associated with this site. This is not intended to be a comprehensive species inventory.