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Honolulu Condo Boom Prices Out Hawaiians, Unearths Dead

Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu crossed swords with developers on behalf of native Hawaiians for most of her life, and spent the past eight years protecting the souls of departed ancestors as a member of the Oahu Island Burial Council.

This year, she took a job as a consultant for Ward Village, a $10 billion, 4,000-residence waterfront development by Howard Hughes Corp., advising the Dallas-based company on proper treatment of unearthed human remains and sacred sites.