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Do you own a cave and aren't sure what to do with it? We can help!

People have finally realized the important cultural and scientific value of caves. Many caves on the islands house archeologic sites. They provide a habitat for very rare and endangered species. Some scientists are even looking at cave minerals as a source for cancer cures! Caves also affect you personally. Caves are a conduit for ground water, which means that they can transport pollutants from miles away. Some landowners have been surprised by land collapse when they went to buldoze their property. Many landowners are stymied by their caves, and see them as a major liability. Other land owners want to be good stewards of their cave, but aren't sure how to take care of it.

The Cave Conservancy of Hawai'i has several solutions to your cave "problem":

Do any of these options look good to you? Then please contact us!