What I know about all 8 islands of Hawaii

This is what I know about all 8 islands of Hawaii, Kaho’olawe is an island that is inhabited because of bombs missiles the Military used this island to test bombs ,that is why it’s inhabited. There are programs where they try to help to clean up the unexploded bombs and mines. Kaho’olawe’s nickname is “The Forgotten Island”. Nobody is allowed to live on Kaho’olawe.

Oahu is “The Gathering Place” there are more people on Oahu than any other island in Hawaii. It’s best known for its Tourism, Oahu has no active volcanoes but your allowed to climb up a dead one, it’s called Diamond head. Oahu’s state fish is the Humuhumunukunukuapua’a. Most of the Japanese people come to Waikiki, Waikiki has a beach and it’s the most popular beach.

Big island is the biggest island of all the Hawaiian islands it still has an active volcano which is probably why a lot of people don’t live there. Even though it’s the biggest it has few people on it compared to Oahu. On Big island is the Naha stone which made King Kamehameha technically the king of all islands. It was said that who ever turned the Naha stone over will become the king of all the islands.

Ni’ihau is nicknamed “The Forbidden Island”. This island has a population of 70 in summer it drops below 30. There are no Police, no Fire department, no Hospital, no Restaurants, no stores, no cars, no paved roads and no indoor plumbing. They get their power from a battery storage installed in the Ni’ihau school.

Maui is nicknamed “The Magic Isle”. It has a mountain called Haleakala if your on it you can see the sea of clouds. Maui’s beaches have been voted among the best in the world. One of their beaches is called Lahaina and they have good tour guides.

Lanai is nicknamed “The Pineapple Island”. The islands only settlement is the small town of Lanai city. There is only one school, Lanai High and Elementary School. It serves the entire island from Kindergarten to twelfth grade. Lanai is somewhat comma shaped and it’s the forty-second largest island in the United States.

Kauai is nicknamed “Garden Isle”. Kauai is the fourth largest island, some parts of Kauai are only accessible by air or sea. Kauai is home to a variety of outdoor activities like the Kayak, Snorkeling, Hiking and zip lining. Kauai is the oldest island of the Hawaiian Islands.

Molokai is nicknamed “The Friendly Isle”. Molokai is the fifth largest island in Hawaii. Molokai is home to the highest sea cliffs in the world along its northeast coast. Papohaku Beach is one of Hawaii’s biggest white sand beaches, with a high percentage of its population being of native Hawaiian ancestry Molokai is place where Hawaiian culture thrives.

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