Native Hawaiian Garden at DOH

  • Courtsey of Blanca (Baron) Gil Lopez

    From Department of Health left to right: Lisa Gelling, Epidemiology, Blanca Gil Lopez, Chronic Disease Prevention, Eli Sato, Laboratory, Lauren Guest, Emergency Preparedness, Patrick Peck, Environmental Health, Cynthia Chiang, Emergency Preparedness, and Madeleine Hiraga-Nuccio, Kauai Family Guidance Center.

LIHU’E — The Kaua’i Department of Health office now has a native garden growing outside their Lihu’e office and employees are taking time out of the week to put their hands in the dirt and care for the plants, thanks an idea sprouted by public health preparedness planner, Lauren Guest.