Noelani Ahia, a member of Malama Kakanilua, shares how archaeological permits are handed out by the U.S. Occupational Government’s State Historic Preservation Division (SHPD) to various entities in our country. Shockingly, Kamamaluula News is as yet unaware of any permit ever being denied by SHPD.

For more information on the particular case won by Malama Kakanilua, and its possibly immense implications, see our June 24th #ManaoMonday video with Clare Apana.