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Impacts Of Land Use In Hawaii

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We’re On It – Why So Much Plastic Foam In Hawaii?

You responded positively when we asked whether this was a question worth answering.
Marriott Hotel Part of A Big Laie Development Plan?

Marriott Hotel Part of A Big Laie Development Plan?

Honolulu City Council approves permit, mum on Envision Laie.
State Gives Opponents of Hoopili a Seat at the Table

State Gives Opponents of Hoopili a Seat at the Table

UPDATED The Sierra Club and Sen. Clayton Hee are permitted to intervene in hearings for major Kapolei development.
Hawaiian Nene Being Kicked Off  Kauai

Hawaiian Nene Being Kicked Off Kauai

State spending $7.2 million to ship endangered birds from Lihue airport to Maui and the Big Island.

Video Statement Against Big Wind from I Aloha Molokai

Group opposes project to provide electricity to Oahu.
It’s a New Day at Turtle Bay

It’s a New Day at Turtle Bay

New owners revamp their approach with transparency.
EPA Worries Maui Wastewater Threatens Drinking Water

EPA Worries Maui Wastewater Threatens Drinking Water

Pending order would require additional treatment of sewage discharge.
Honolulu Opposes Hee’s Intervention in Hoopili

Honolulu Opposes Hee’s Intervention in Hoopili

Planning Department argues that senators' participation would be unconstitutional.

Hoopili and Koa Ridge Just Aren’t Pono

Pono growth does not pit preservation of prime farmland against urban development.
Why Do We Use So Much Plastic Foam In Hawaii?

Why Do We Use So Much Plastic Foam In Hawaii?

UPDATED So many of Hawaii's favorites foods come to us in foam containers. Is that a good thing?
Impacts Of Land Use In Hawaii