This is just the first of over a year-long effort by Certified to support the Polynesian Voyaging Society and Hokulea, for more information contact Toni Floerke or Reiko Marino at Certified Hawaii.
What does PVS stand for?
PVS stands for Polynesian Voyaging Society
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He revived the once-dying art in 1976 when, working with the Hawaii-based Polynesian Voyaging Society, he guided the canoe Hokule'a on its landmark 2,500-mile (4,023 kilometre) voyage from Hawaii to Tahiti.
Therefore, seven years later when my colleagues and I formed the Polynesian Voyaging Society to build and test Hokule'a, we deliberately linked cultural revival with experimental voyaging in order to make the new project more meaningful to Hawaiians and other Polynesians.
The gargantuan bill is peppered with $8 billion in earmarks and pet projects, including: * $522,000 for cranberry and blueberry disease and breeding in New Jersey * $500,000 for oyster safety in Florida * $413,000 for peanut research in Alabama * $247,000 for virus free wine grapes in Washington * $208,000 beaver management in North Carolina * $300,000 for the Polynesian Voyaging Society in Hawaii In addition, the bill includes over $1 billion in new Obamacare funding, a program recently declared unconstitutional by a Virginia federal judge.