DLNR and Corps of Engineers sign agreement to kick-off West Maui "Ridge to Reef" initiative
Photo Credit: Angela E. Kershner
DLNR Chairperson, William J. Aila, Jr. (right) and Lt. Col. Thomas D. Asbery, commander, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Honolulu District, today signed a $3 million cost-share agreement to develop a watershed plan to support the West Maui "Ridge to Reef" Initiative. The Initiative is one of the first efforts in the state to implement a comprehensive management strategy to address impacts to coral reefs across multiple watersheds. The watershed plan will be funded 75-percent by the Corps and 25-percent by DLNR.
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