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West Kauaʻi Community Vulnerability Assessment


How to Participate

Who should participate in the West Kauaʻi Community Vulnerability Assessment (WKCVA)?

Anyone who lives or works on the west side is welcome and needed! Also, County and State Government staff responsible for infrastructure and assets (such as roads, drainage, etc.) are key participants in the WKCVA, as well as private landowners and businesses.

Where is the West Kauaʻi Community Vulnerability Assessment being conducted?

The vulnerability assessment covers the area in the West Kauai Planning District, from Numila to Mānā, including the communities of Hanapepe-ʻEleʻele, Port Allen, Waimea, and Kekaha.

Who can I contact for more information or to get involved? 

Ruby Pap: rpap@hawaii.edu or call (808) 241-4183 

Daniele Spirandelli: danieles@hawaii.edu or call (808) 956-6866

Erin “Bear” Braich: ebraich@hawaii.edu or call (509) 987-3688

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