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An Innovative Kauai Farm Project May Depend On Saving A 100-Year-Old Reservoir Brittany Lyte/Civil Beat/2023

An Innovative Kauai Farm Project May Depend On Saving A 100-Year-Old Reservoir

The ag project needs lots of water but the dam that could supply it will be torn down unless the farm can raise millions of dollars to save it.

Voters Support Nearshore Water Protection Despite State Scrapping 30×30 Goal, Polling Finds Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2018

Voters Support Nearshore Water Protection Despite State Scrapping 30×30 Goal, Polling Finds

Four out of five voters are supportive of stricter fishing regulations, according to a poll commissioned by The Nature Conservancy.

Lanai Water Utility Seeks Significant Increase In Rates Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat/2023

Lanai Water Utility Seeks Significant Increase In Rates

Discounted water for agricultural producers is also part of the company's proposal.

Maui Voters Created New Community Water Authorities. Here’s What Happens Next Marina Riker/Civil Beat/2022

Maui Voters Created New Community Water Authorities. Here’s What Happens Next

Maui County residents can apply to serve on the board that will run the new East Maui Community Water Authority.
The State Just Cracked Down On This West Maui Water Company Marina Riker/Civil Beat/2022

The State Just Cracked Down On This West Maui Water Company

Olowalu Water Co. was accused of taking more water than it was allowed from a stream, a rule that's aimed at protecting fragile natural ecosystems.
Pearl Harbor Elementary School Water Sample Tests Positive For Coliform Bacteria Courtesy: DOH/2021

Pearl Harbor Elementary School Water Sample Tests Positive For Coliform Bacteria

No illnesses have been reported, according to the Department of Education.
Federal Officials Order Closure Of 3 Big Island Cesspools Courtesy: Surfrider Foundation

Federal Officials Order Closure Of 3 Big Island Cesspools

Despite a 2005 ban on large-capacity cesspools, hundreds remain in operation in Hawaii.
Marine Corps Pledges To Improve Stormwater Management In Kaneohe Christina Jedra/Civil Beat 2022

Marine Corps Pledges To Improve Stormwater Management In Kaneohe

The agreement will help protect the island's waters from harmful runoff, the EPA said.
Cancer-Causing Fuel Components Detected In A BWS Monitoring Well In Honolulu Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Cancer-Causing Fuel Components Detected In A BWS Monitoring Well In Honolulu

The water utility said it detected petroleum contamination beyond the military's Red Hill property.
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