Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center
USGS Pacific Coral Reefs Website
Panorama created with photos taken at Puʻukoholā Heiau NHS, on the northwest Kona coast of the Big Island of Hawaiʻi.
Pan and zoom around the photo by clicking your mouse and dragging left and right, and up and down. With your mouse positioned on top of the photo, hold down the shift key to zoom in, or the control key to zoom out.
The USGS logo is centered looking east; north is to the left and south to the right of the logo. This image was created using photographs taken from the hill just below Mailekini and Puʻukoholā Heiaus, overlooking Pelekane Bay. Although not officially part of the Puʻukoholā Heiau National Historic Site, the waters of Pelekane Bay are managed by the U.S. National Park Service through an understanding with the State.
View a static image of the panorama here.
Download the QuickTime VR panorama file:
Please note: the panoramas may take some time to download depending on your connection