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Map of Kahoolawe, courtesy KIRC.
Kaho`olawe Reserve Commission Holds Public Meeting on Maui
October 13th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

The Kaho’olawe Island Reserve Commission (KIRC) will hold their next meeting on Maui on October 27, and the public is invited to attend.


‘Ahihi-Kina’u Draft Management Plan ready for public review
‘Ahihi-Kina’u Draft Management Plan ready for public review
October 13th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

The State Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) will present a draft management plan for ‘Ahihi-Kina‘u NAR at a meeting planned for next week Wednesday, October 20, 2010 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Lokelani Intermediate School Cafeteria in Kihei. “The plan contains historical, management, and biological information, describes the current status and condition […]


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VIDEO: Kai Nishiki, Makawao Council, Candidate Profile, Decision 2010 MauiNOW.com
August 30th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui Election, Maui News
 

Kai Nishiki, 2010 Makawao Council candidate profile, Transcript:  Introduction:  Aloha, I’m Kai Nishiki and I’m running to represent the Haiku, Makawao and Paia district for the Maui County Council.   I would like to work with our community to provide more green jobs, educational opportunities and laws that support small and home-based businesses.  With the current reduction […]


Two more years of restrictions approved for ‘Ahihi-Kina‘u Natural Area Reserve on Maui
Two more years of restrictions approved for ‘Ahihi-Kina‘u Natural Area Reserve on Maui
July 7th, 2010 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

The ‘Ahihi-Kinau’u Natural Area Reserve in South Maui will remain under restricted access for two more years under a plan approved by the state Board of land and Natural Resources.  “The most popular and well-used portions of the reserve will remain open for use during visitor hours as they have for the last two years, […]


UH Board of Regents approves Thirty Meter Telescope Project on Mauna Kea
UH Board of Regents approves Thirty Meter Telescope Project on Mauna Kea
June 28th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

The UH Board of Regents yesterday approved the Thirty Meter Telescope Project for Mauna Kea, that when built, will be the largest and most advanced telescope in the world.  The project now goes to the state Department of Land and Natural Resources for a conservation district use permit.  “The Thirty Meter Telescope will take us […]


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Ka Ipu Kukui Fellows enters 4th year, applications available
June 24th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

Applications and nominations are now being accepted for University of Hawaii-Maui College’s Ka Ipu Kukui Fellows program. The year-long program is designed to develop future leaders to address planning for Maui’s Future.  The program was developed in collaboration between Decisions Maui and Focus Maui Nui and is now in its fourth year.   Ka ipu kukui […]


New Requirements Aimed at Protecting Sensitive Sites at Kealakekua Bay
New Requirements Aimed at Protecting Sensitive Sites at Kealakekua Bay
February 8th, 2010 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) is implementing new measures to improve its management of the Kealakekua Bay State Historic Park and better protect the sensitive natural, historic and cultural resources of the area. To prevent damage to the shoreline and coral reef and accidental destruction of significant historic and cultural sites by […]


View towards the ocean from the Honua'ula property.  Site Photograph Courtesy: Honua’ula Partners, LLC, and PBR Hawaii & Associates Inc.
Honuaula Developer Files EIS Preparation Notice
October 25th, 2009 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

The developer of the planned Honua’ula project in South Maui has filed an Environmental Assessment and an Environmental Impact Statement Preparation Notice.  After 20 years, a change in ownership, and multiple public meetings, the project has been downscaled considerably since its start in 1988. The project drew contentious debate on both sides before gaining zoning […]