Kauai News

Viewer Video: Sleepy Hawaiian Monk Seal at Sunset

By Tiffany DeMasters

Posted February 23, 2021, 8:40 AM HST

On Feb. 22, Heleana Joy saw her first Hawaiian Monk Seal since her move to Kaua‘i in January.

She captured video and photos of the sleeping seal at sunset on Po‘ipū Beach.

Tiffany DeMasters
Tiffany DeMasters is a reporter for Kauai Now. Tiffany worked as the cops and courts reporter for West Hawaii Today from 2017 to 2019. She also contributed stories to Ke Ola Magazine and Honolulu Civil Beat. Tiffany is an award-winning journalist, receiving recognition from the Utah-Idaho-Spokane Associated Press and Society of Professional Journalists. Tiffany grew up on the Big Island and is passionate about telling the community’s stories.
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