Oʻahu ʻElepaio

Feb 3, 2016

The Oʻahu ʻelepaio is a small forest bird found only on the island of Oʻahu. It is a member of the monarch flycatcher family.
Credit US Fish & Wildlife Service

nce described as the most common native land bird to be found on the island, the Oʻahu ʻelepaio has now become an endangered species. Through the Endangered Species Act, five areas of critical habitat have been designated for the bird.

Christopher Phillips explains...