East Hawaii News

CWRM Requests Public Input on Water Resource Protection Plan

February 26, 2015, 7:23 AM HST
* Updated February 26, 7:24 AM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...
A
A
A

Community input is being sought by the Commission on Water Resource Management as it updates the statewide Water Resource Protection Plan.

CWRM is interested in the public’s thoughts on water resource issues of importance.

The Water Resource Plan will attempt to establish policies and identify actions that are needed to ensure the long-term protection and sustainability of Hawai’i’s precious and limited ground and surface water resources.

A total of seven workshops will be held across the state, beginning March 3 on Oahu. Two workshops are scheduled for the Big Island. A Kona workshop will be held on March 24 at the West Hawai’i Civic Center and a workshop in Hilo will be held on March 30 at the Aupuni Center. Each workshop will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Attendees should be prepared for a short slideshow presentation, followed by small group discussions.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

For more information, visit the WRPP website.

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments

Newsletters

Get a quick summary of what’s happening on the Big Island with our daily & weekly email of news highlights.