To create displays in a language, culture, and ecosystem new to us. We needed local scientists, translators, and people familiar with ancient customs to help with research. We also needed a Samoan committee leader to make sure communications went smoothly and to help locate relevant photos and historical accounts.
A set of panels installed on the beach near government buildings in Pago Pago as a way to introduce tourists to some of the country’s ecological issues.
Pago Pago, Department of Commerce
American Samoa, Polynesia