From The Garden Island:
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will reduce the days Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge is open to the public to five days a week.
The refuge will be closed each Sunday and Monday throughout the year starting February 2-3. Visitors will be able to visit the refuge Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. except most major holidays.
The reduction is necessary due to flat and declining budgets, according to a press release. Read more.
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Photo: Kilauea Point. (Chris Hunkeler)