HAWAII!!!

By Shawn Calli

Land forms

Many volcanic mountains, tropical rain forests

Climates

Pleasant year round, mid/mild temps snow capped mountains

Land usage

Very populated. Not much room for faming, like to conserve there forests.

Plants and animals

Over 2,000 kinds of plants

Over 10,000 species of animals

Natural resources

Not many. They export lots of fruits, soil, and gems

People and languages

Most people are Hawaiian or sumoan and they mainly speak ōlelohawiao

Religions

Folk religion

Practices of the Hawaiian people

Education

K-12 just like us.

History

Polynesian settlement. British arrival>Hawaiian monarchy>republic of Hawaii>Hawaii territory>state of Hawaii

Imports and exports

Export: tropical fruits

Import: gasoline

Traditions

Hula, lamilomi, waukaulua, lpu

Customs

Rubber slippers, polo shirts, no shoes in houses

Foods

Spam, saimin (noodle soup),tropical fruits straight from trees

Current issues/ challenges

High cost of living, population overwhelming the island, large homeless population, junk cars, drug epidemic, noise problems.