Hawaii Ocean Project Lanai Snorkeling
Posted on 09/08/2016 by Emilie Wyqued | Comments Off on Hawaii Ocean Project Lanai Snorkeling
This fun-filled adventure to Lanai goes to two snorkel spots. Water toys & snorkel gear provided. Includes a delicious continental breakfast, BBQ lunch and sodas. Keep your eyes peeled for dolphins.
Conservation at its best!
The Hawaii Ocean Project (HOP) is the conservation division of the Lahaina Cruise Company, who proudly support genuine research and their researchers, host eco-friendly events, and have trained naturalists, who share insight into the marine environment, on board every one of Lahaina Cruise Company’s cruises. Their mission is “to educate visitors and the island community about Hawaii’s marine life, ecosystem and endangered species while delivering a visually unique and memorable ocean excursion.” Hawaii Ocean Project hosts whale watches and many other excursions aboard the Island Princess, the Maui Princess, the Molokai Princess and the Kaulana. Their vessels are large, stable, and comfortable and offer the best viewing available. You can experience the thrill of whale watching on one of their educational and informative 2-hour whale watch cruises, this adventure is great fun for the entire family and offers spectacular sightseeing and photo opportunities and they GUARANTEE whale sightings on every cruise. Check them out online at HawaiiOceanProject.com or call for more information 808-667-6165.
What is Research Direct?
Research Direct is a program that promotes voluntary contributions for genuine research. Hawaii Ocean Project has been an avid supporter of whale research and education since 1988 and has worked closely with and contributed financially to many local and mainland researchers, and has made donations of money and resources to many projects. Some of the agencies they have supported in the past are: Whale Aid, University of Hawaii – Oahu, Center for Whale Studies – Maui, Hawaii Whale Research Foundation – Maui and Sal Cerchio — Kauai Humpback Project. They also state that, “100% of all Hawaii Ocean Project Research Direct funds collected will support genuine research. There are no Hawaii Ocean Project director salaries. There are no Hawaii Ocean Project administrative fees. Plus, 100% of all Hawaii Ocean Project gift shop profits will go to the Research Direct Program.”