Water Resources Research Act Program

Details for Project ID 2011HI328B

Addressing Sewage Contamination of Nawiliwili Streams and Kalapaki Beach

Institute: Hawaii
Year Established: 2011 Start Date: 2011-03-01 End Date: 2014-02-28
Total Federal Funds: $50,182 Total Non-Federal Funds: $97,404

Principal Investigators: Marek Kirs, Joseph Lichwa, Philip Moravcik

Abstract: Proposal addresses the issue of the applicability of federal recreational water quality standards in Hawaii with particular focus on the impaired Nawiliwili Stream and its receiving water near Kalapaki Beach on the island of Kauai.