Board Talk: Pua‘ahala, Waimea Acquisitions, Kane‘ohe Bay Rules

posted in: Board Talk, January 2020 | 0

Board Approves Acquisition Of Ahupua‘a in East Moloka‘i

Pua‘ahala, Moloka‘i

The state’s purchase of the 800-acre Pua‘ahala ahupua‘a in East Moloka‘i has been years in the making and is a key part of a fencing project aimed at protecting some of the wettest native forest that feeds the island’s sole source aquifer.

In 2015, the state Board of Land and Natural Resources authorized the contribution of about $623,000 from the state’s Legacy Land Conservation Fund toward the purchase. Last November, with additional funding from the . . .

Please sign in to access password-protected articles.

If you do not subscribe and would like to, if you would like to renew your subscription, or if you want to purchase a 2-day pass, please click here.

If you are a current subscriber, but do not yet have an account, please contact us and we will set one up for you.