Hawaii - Kauai
March 31, 2002 - Helicopter

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Cattle egrets

Mother and baby humpback whale
(the baby's head is just visible in
the waves below the mother's head)

"Jurassic Park" waterfall

Waimea Canyon
(nicknamed "the Grand Canyon
of the Pacific" by Mark Twain)

NASA satellite tracking station
(not exactly a
hardship assignment!)

The Na Pali coast

Note the reflection of our pilot's
"aloha shirt" in the window


Looking up a valley along the
Na Pali coast. It's a 6-day
hiking trip to visi this valley.

Taro fields