Alakoko “Menehune” Fishpond saved; Chan, Zuckerberg make $4 million donation

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island The haunting notes of an oli fills the air surrounding the Alakoko fish pond on Wednesday.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    A floral tribute graces the Alakoko Fishpond overlook Wednesday morning.

NIUMALU — The 102-acre Alakoko “Menehune” Fishpond has successfully been purchased by nonprofits The Trust for Public Land and Malama Hule‘ia for cultural and environmental stewardship in perpetuity.