International Year of the Reef (2008)

Make it Pono

Produced for: NOAA, Papahānuamokuākea Marine Natl Monument
Producer: Andy Collins (PMNM)
Location: Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Local educators and cultural practitioners from islands across the Pacific embark on an expedition to one of the largest marine reserves in the world. During the voyage they learn from remote islands, vibrant reefs, and most of all- form a strong human connection. (2010, 20 minutes)
“Wow…wow.  It made me cry.  You are really good at this.  I think you have found your calling. Once I recover from emotion overload I’ll send you some comments…On the whole it is spectacular.” Andy Collins, Education & Technology Coordinator, Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, Executive Producer for Make it Pono.