The ‘Elepaio is a publication of the Hawaii Audubon Society (HAS) that contains peer-reviewed scientific articles, updates on local environmental issues, and HAS activities. Published since 1939 (typically every other month), the ‘Elepaio serves as a historical record of conservation research, activities, and news in Hawai‘i and throughout the Pacific. 

Latest Issue
January | February 2022 | Vol. 82, Number 1:

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Join the Hawaii Audubon Society, renew membership, or subscribe (without other membership benefits) to receive the ‘Elepaio Journal by email or by mail. 

MEMBERSHIP EXPIRATION DATE is printed on the address label of the mailed ‘Elepaio. 


The ‘Elepaio has been electronically archived and issues from 1939 to the present are now available!

To access archived issues:

1) Become a new member or renew membership

2) Email hiaudsoc@gmail.com to receive password.

3) Enter password and search archived issues here.

Submission Guidelines

The ‘Elepaio welcomes submissions that relate to our mission: 

"To foster community values that result in the protection and restoration of native wildlife and ecosystems and conservation of natural resources through education, science and advocacy in Hawai‘i and the Pacific."

For detailed instructions on submissions please click here.


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