Pacific Southwest Research Station,
USDA Forest Service
The IPIF research complex located in Hilo, on the University of Hawaii-Hilo campus, functions as the HETF headquarters providing laboratory, greenhouse, administrative and computing support. The IPIF complex is located approximately 1 hour from the Laupahoehoe Wet Forest and approximately 1.5 hours from the Puu Waawaa Dry Forest.
Co-located at the IPIF facility is the Fish and Wildlife Service's Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge offices and the University of Hawaii-Hilo's College of Pharmacy laboratory and laboratory offices.
HETF acts in partnership with the following oganizations: