Legacy Land Conservation Commission

Legacy Land Conservation Commission

About the Legacy Land Conservation Commission (Updated July 2, 2022)

SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES!  The Commission has one vacancy to fill now and more to fill during the 2023 legislative session.  Contact the Program Office for more information.

To apply NOW, online, visit https://forms.ehawaii.gov/pages/board-survey/form.php

We suggest preparing and saving application materials offline before submitting the complete application package.

The Legacy Land Conservation Commission is a nine-member State commission created by Act 254, Session Laws of Hawai`i 2006, to advise the Board of Land and Natural Resources on projects proposed for funding under Chapter 173A, Hawai`i Revised Statutes (Acquisition of Resource Value Lands).  Guided by the statutory priorities of Section 173A-2.6, the Commission conducts a grant application process, public review of applications,  and decision making with staff support from the Legacy Land Conservation Program, Division of Forestry and Wildlife.

Commissioners

Name 

County 

Qualifications 

Term 

William “Butch” Haase 

Chairperson 

Maui 

Moloka’i 

Member of a Land Conservation Organization 

Term 2 ends 

6/30/2024 

John Sinton 

Vice-Chairperson 

O’ahu 

Scientific 

Term 1 ends 

6/30/2023 

Patrick Hart 

Hawai’i 

Natural Area Reserves System Commission;  

Scientific 

ex-officio 

Beryl Blaich 

Kaua’i 

Member of an Environmental Organization 

Member of a Land Conservation Organization 

Term 2 ends 

6/30/2025

Christiane “Kaui” Lucas 

O’ahu 

Member of an Environmental Organization

Member of a Land Conservation Organization 

Term 2 ends 

6/30/2025 

Wendy Wiltse 

O’ahu 

Scientific 

Resigned effective 07/01/2023

Kanoe Wilson 

Hawai’i 

Knowledgeable about Hawaiian culture 

Term 2 ends 

6/30/2026

Frederick “Rick” Warshauer 

Hawai’i 

Scientific 

holdover

Jacob Tavares 

Maui 

Member of a Statewide Agricultural Association 

Term 2 ends 

6/30/2023 

Documents & Links

Meeting Records (updates in progress)

2022

Agenda 77 ||

April 1, 2022:  Agenda 76  ||  REVISED AGENDA  ||  Board Packet:  Item 2-Fiscal Year 2023 Grant Application Forms and Timelines  |  Item 3-Resource Land Acquisition Plan

March 11, 2022:  Agenda 75  ||  Board Packet:  Meeting Materials  || Public Testimony

March 11, 2022:  Agenda 74  ||  Board Packet:  Item 2-Reports from  Permitted Interaction Groups  |  Item 3-Turtle Bay Makai Debt Service Grant Application

February 22, 2022:  Agenda 73  || Board Packet:  Meeting Materials  || Public Testimony

2021

March 31, 2021: Agenda 72  || Board Packet:  Chronology | Exhibits |

Public Testimony ListPart 1  Part 2  Part 3 | FY21 Funding Scenarios

2020

December 21, 2020:  Agenda 71

May 29, 2020: Notice of Discussion, Outside of Public Meeting

2019

November 25, 2019: Agenda 70 || Minutes

September 4-6, 2019: Agenda 69 || Day 1 Minutes || Day 2 Minutes || Day 3 Minutes

September 4, 2019: Agenda 68 || Minutes

July 30, 2019: Agenda 67  || Day 1 Minutes || Day 2 Minutes

July 30, 2019: Agenda 66  || Day 1 Minutes || Day 2 Minutes || Day 3 Minutes

June 25, 2019:  Agenda 65  || Minutes

April 22, 2019: Agenda 64 || Minutes

2018

December 10-11, 2018: Agenda 63 || Minutes

December 10, 2018: Agenda 62 || Minutes

October 12, 2018: Agenda 61 || Minutes

October 12, 2018: Agenda 60 || Minutes

May 2018: Agenda 59 || Minutes

2017

December 7-8, 2017: Agenda 58 || Minutes

December 7, 2017: Agenda 57 || Minutes

October 5, 2017: Agenda 56 || Minutes

May 8, 2017: Agenda 55 || Minutes

2016

December 12-13, 2016: Agenda 54 || Minutes

December 12, 2016: Agenda 53 || Minutes

October 21, 2016: Agenda || Minutes

February 29, 2016: Agenda || Minutes

2015

December 3, 2015: Agenda || Minutes

December 2, 2015: Agenda || Minutes

October 13, 2015: Agenda || Minutes

August 18, 2015:  Agenda || Minutes

March 31, 2015: Agenda || Minutes

2014

December 5, 2014:  Agenda ||  Minutes

December 4, 2014:  Agenda ||  Minutes

October 13, 2014:  Agenda ||  Minutes

April 16, 2014:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

 2013

December 3, 2013:  Agenda  ||   Minutes

December 2, 2013:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

October 14, 2013:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

May 21, 2013:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

March 7, 2013:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

2012

December 6, 2012:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

December 5, 2012:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

October 17, 2012:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

June 26, 2012:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

April 27, 2012:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

February 24, 2012:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

2011

December 14, 2011:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

December 13, 2011:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

October 27, 2011:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

June 20, 2011:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

April 18, 2011:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

February 10, 2011:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

2010

December 3, 2010:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

December 2, 2010:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

October 13, 2010:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

July 19, 2010:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

May 12, 2010:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

March 29, 2010:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

2009

December 8, 2009:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

December 7, 2009:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

October 14, 2009:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

June 18, 2009:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

April 14, 2009:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

March 12, 2009:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

2008

December 19, 2008:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

December 18, 2008:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

October 14, 2008:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

June 2, 2008:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

February 6, 2008:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

2007

December 14, 2007:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

November 6, 2007:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

September 27, 2007:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

July 6, 2007:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

May 18, 2007:  Agenda  ||  Minutes

May 7, 2007:  Agenda  ||  Minutes