Board Talk: Flooding, Erosion, and Legacy Lands

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Constant Flooding Hampers Tenant’s Ability To Pay Rent for Mapunapuna Demo Business

By now, anyone who watches the local evening news knows that Mapunapuna floods dramatically during high tides and heavy rains. As local scientists and government agencies have ramped up their work to address the potential impacts of sea level rise, the low-lying inland industrial area has been repeatedly held up as an example of what low-lying areas around O`ahu could expect as a result of climate change. During the king tides earlier this year, local news outlets reported on sightings of fish swimming in . . .

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