Endangered bird found on Maunakea for first time in nearly 70 years

  • A nighttime camera captures an image of an endangered ‘ua‘u on Maunakea. (UH Hilo/Courtesy photo)

  • An ‘ua‘u looks at the camera from its seat on a grass field. (Hawaii Tribune-Herald/File photo)

An endangered native bird has been found on Maunakea for the first time in nearly 70 years.