Storms

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How to Participate

About the Project What is a Community Vulnerability Assessment? How to Participate 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, ...
waves cross the highway during a king tide on maui

What is a Community Vulnerability Assessment?

About the Project What is a Community Vulnerability Assessment? How to Participate What is a Community Vulnerability Assessment? Community members are intimately familiar with areas that are vulnerable to natural hazards in places where they live, work, and play. They ...
waves cross the highway during a king tide on maui

West Kauaʻi Community Vulnerability Assessment

About the Project What is a Community Vulnerability Assessment? How to Participate Questions? Daniele Spirandelli: danieles@hawaii.edu or call (808) 956-6866 Ruby Pap: rpap@hawaii.edu or call (808) 241-4183 About the Project Like many low-lying coastal regions of the world, the County ...
Tools and Resources

Tools and Resources

The Hawaiʻi LID Atlas is a collection of alternative stormwater management practices currently installed across the state. The Atlas is hosted by the National Nonpoint Education for Municipal Officials (NEMO) Network and the University of Hawaiʻi Sea Grant Program. It ...
Quality and Quanitity

Quality and Quanitity

Strategically placed Green Infrastructure (GI) Best Management Practices (BMP) can go a long way towards managing stormwater runoff from a water quality and flood mitigation perspective. As the development of urban and residential areas increases, so does the generation of ...
Ongoing Projects

Ongoing Projects

Campus Spatial Survey and Integrated Planning Light Pollution in Hawaiʻi Delamping Initiative Forest City Military Community Energy Efficiency Monitoring Kuykendall Hall Water Resources Working Group ...
Green Infrastructure Practices

Green Infrastructure Practices

Green infrastructures have a lot of benefits and can be implemented during construction or as retrofits. On this page you can browse summaries on green infrastructures practices. Rain Garden/Bioretention Area Bioswale Permeable Pavements Flow-Through Planters Green Roofs Loʻi Kalo Rain ...
Glossary

Glossary

A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z A An aquifer is a formation, group of formations, or part of a formation that contains sufficient ...
External Websites

External Websites

The Environmental Protection Agency site on Green Infrastructure. This site contains information to help you build and learn about national partnerships.The National Nonpoint Education for Municipal Officials (NEMO) Network is a collection of outreach education programs across the U.S. that ...
waves cross the highway during a king tide on maui

Video Tutorials and Resources

About the Project What is a King Tide? How to Participate When Why Video Tutorials and Resources FAQ Explore Photos and Data Video Tutorials Resources Other Sea Level and Adaptation Resources Hawaiʻi Sea Level Rise Viewer Hawaiʻi Sea Level Rise ...
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