Mokolea Rock State Wildlife Sanctuary
Size: 0.35 Acres
Seabird Species Present: Noio Koha or Brown Noddy (Anous stolidus), Noio or Black Noddy (Anous minutes melanogenys), and Oʻu or Bulwer’s petrel (Bulweria bulweri), various common shorebird species.
Threats: Seashore paspalum (Paspalum vaginatum), Pigweed (Portulaca oleracea)
Management Goals and Objectives:
Prevent disturbance to seabirds, including prevent destruction of seabird burrows. Seabirds nest nine months out of the year.
Prevent introduction of native species.
Eliminate shore-based fishing and collection from intertidal areas to protect marine resources.
Protect public safety due to the island being a dangerous landing location.