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Kawaihae Reef before harbor
Kawaihae Reef before harbor
colorized kawaihae reef pre harbor 1954
colorized kawaihae reef pre harbor 1954
kawaihae harbor 12.18.1964
kawaihae harbor 12.18.1964

The image above shows silting either caused by winter waves or by leeching from newly formed land. Coral reef in those areas are still mostly barren from porites or other hard coral. Coral colonies did better further away from disturbed area. This image was taken December 18, 1964.