Menehune Fishpond

S of Lihue on Huleia River
Lihue, Hawaii

Historic Document

Menehune Fishpond is located in Kauai County, Hawaii certified as a historic location on Wednesday March 14, 1973. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Agriculture/Subsistence, more specifically a Fishing Facility Or Site. Menehune Fishpond was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Information Potential and its significance in Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal, Agriculture.

Menehune Fishpond Information

Other Name: Alekoko Fishpond
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: Hawaiian
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architectural Style: Hawaiian fishpond
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Menehune Fishpond Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 50
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Lihue Historic Locations Kauai County Historic Locations Hawaii Historic Locations