Though there is no visitation at Hanalei National Wildlife Refuge, come visit us at Kīlauea Point!
Kilauea Point NWR
Baby ‘Alae ‘ula
When grown, this baby will have a red frontal shield, a red bill with a yellow tip, and greenish colored legs and feet.
Baby ʻAlae keʻokeʻo
This baby grows up to be dark slate gray with a white bill and a large white frontal shield
Baby Koloa Maoli
This baby grows up to be mottled brown with a green to blue speculum, and bright orange legs and feet.
This baby grows up to have a black face with cream-colored cheeks. A pale gray neck streaked with black and a narrow dark ring at the base.
About the NWRS
The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.
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They have the second-longest legs in proportion to their bodies of any bird, exceeded only by flamingos.
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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2015