All persons having information concerning unmarked burials on TMK: (3) 7-3-007:038 and (3) 7-3-009:007 in ‘O’oma 2 Ahupua’a, North Kona District, Island of Hawai’i are hereby requested to contact Lokelani Brandt, ASM Affiliates, Inc. (808) 969-6066, 507A E. Lanikaula St., Hilo, HI 96720, or Kea Calpito, DLNR-SHPD Burial Sites Program (808) 933-7653, 40 Po’okela St., Hilo, HI 96720.
Names historically associated with the area include: Kahelekahi, Kamehau, Kaakau, Kuhaiki, Kinoulu, Kainuku, Broad, Paiwa, and Holokahiki.
Appropriate treatment of the remains will occur in accordance with HRS, Chapter 6E, respective to these burial sites. The landowner intends to preserve the burials in place, following the preparation of a Burial Treatment Plan in consultation with any identified descendants and with the approval of the Hawai’i Island Burial Council. All interested parties should respond within thirty (30) days of this notice and provide information to DLNR-SHPD adequately demonstrating lineal descent from these specific Native Hawaiian remains, or cultural descent from ancestors once residing or buried in the same ahupua’a or moku.
(SA1244533 11/10, 11/13, 11/15/19)