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Severe drought conditions return to the leeward slopes of Maui. Photo of dry brush along the Pali section of the Honoapiilani Highway, by Wendy Osher.
Hawai’i Drought Conditions Warrant Natural Disaster Designation
February 2nd, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News, Weather
 

Federal authorities today issued a natural disaster designation for Hawai’i County due to ongoing drought conditions. The designation clears the way for affected ranchers and farmers to apply for federal relief.