Public Notice | July 2021


Burial Notice: Puna District, Island of Hawaiʻi

All persons having information concerning unmarked burials on TMK: (3) 1-4-002:092 in Kula Ahupuaʻa, Puna District, Island of Hawaiʻi in the area known as Kumukahi, are requested to contact Kea Calpito, DLNR-SHPD Burial Sites Program (808) 933-7653, 40 Poʻokela St., Hilo, HI 96720.

Appropriate treatment of the remains will occur in accordance with HRS, Chapter 6E, respective to this burial site. The landowner intends to preserve the burial in place, following the preparation of a Burial Treatment Plan in consultation with any identified descendants and with the approval of the Hawaiʻi Island Burial Council. All interested parties should respond within thirty (30) days of this notice and provide information to DLNR-SHPD adequately demonstrating lineal descent from these specific Native Hawaiian remains, or cultural descent from ancestors once residing or buried in the same ahupuaʻa.