HHS ag students experience a day at Pu’u O Umi Natural Resources Reserve

Students work in Waikoloa Stream behind Waimea Center conducting water quality tests. (COURTESY PHOTO/HHS)

Ilene Grossman from The Kohala Center highlights the area where the group is in the Puu O Umi Natural Area Reserve. (COURTESY PHOTO/HHS)

NORTH HAWAII — On Nov. 16, 13 Honokaa High School (HHS) agriculture class students from grades 10-12 observed and learned about plants of the Kohala Mountain bog ecosystem and the Waikoloa Stream system.