kawaihae replacement beach renderings

kawaihae beach concept under bridge view
kawaihae beach concept under bridge view

kawaihae replacement beach concept

kawaihae replacement beach and channel concept
kawaihae replacement beach and channel concept
new kawaihae beach and circulation channel concept
new kawaihae beach and circulation channel concept
old kawaihae beach new harbor
old kawaihae beach overlay on new harbor

The public will lose access to a well used and well loved beach inside the Kawaihae Harbor known locally as … read more

Kawaihae Will Lose Its Beach Again

Kawaihae Reef before harbor
Kawaihae Reef before harbor

History is about to repeat itself when the State of Hawaii Department of Transportation Harbors Division implement its 2035 Commercial Harbor Master Plan for Kawaihae Harbor in the near future.

Kawaihae had a mile long beach … read more

Biologically rich surface slicks are more than meets eye

By Timothy Hurley

thurley@staradvertiser.com

“They’re sometimes mistaken for boat wakes or oily pollution, but they’re actually called surface slicks —thin ribbons of smooth water that appear in Hawaii’s nearshore waters at almost any time of year when conditions are right.Turns … read more

hulakai’s fourth grounding

Last week strong trades pushed the Hulakai sailboat off its mooring for the fourth time. Days passed before I was able to survey the damage to the coral. The boat is docked, but its mooring chains, anchor and buoys are … read more