Kawainui-Hāmākua Master Plan Project – Draft EIS Available for Comment

Posted on Dec 18, 2017 in Announcements, featured


December 8, 2017

The Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW), in partnership with the Division of State Parks, has prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Kawainui-Hāmākua Master Plan Project. This DEIS has been published for public review and comments by the State Office of Environmental Quality Control (OEQC) under their December 8th edition of The Environmental Notice. You may visit OEQC’s website to obtain more information on this DEIS, and download an electronic copy of this document. Please visit the link below to download a cover letter, providing more information on how to comment, and an electronic copy of the published DEIS.

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Cover Letter for Draft EIS

Draft EIS 

You may also visit OEQC’s website to access their edition of The Environmental Notice.

OEQC Website

The legal deadline for written comments received or postmarked during the 45-day comment period for this DEIS is Monday, January 22, 2018. However, DOFAW will accept “Late” written comments under a two week grace period that ends on Tuesday, February 6, 2018.

Information on where to submit written comments is provided in OEQC’s December 8th edition of The Environmental Notice along with the project website located at the following link:

Kawainui-Hāmākua Project Website

Mahalo for your participation in this project.

Division of Forestry and Wildlife
Hawai‘i State Parks
 HHF Planners