NEW ARMY VESSEL AT KAWAIHAE?

by  Cory Harden Please call for scoping hearings–none are planned—for the proposed Army Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV) that may come to Kawaihae. Please also raise concerns abut vessel strikes, fuel spills and live-fire harming marine animals; invasive species being spread; security zones affecting commerce, fishing and recreation; ports not being specified; and cumulative impacts … Read more

SPEAK UP ON HARBORS EIS

by Cory Harden Watch for meetings on the Environmental Impact Statement for the six-year, $824-million State Harbor Modernization Plan. Questions to raise: 1. Doesn’t the Hawai`i 2050 Sustainability Plan call for cutting Hawai`’s dependence on imports? With 80% of our consumer goods imported, cargo projected to double by 2020, and the cost of fuel skyrocketing, … Read more