Waikiki Beach Replenishment

Posted In Beach Nourishment, News
Sep
17

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Honolulu, Waikiki coastal over-development. Hawaii. Photo source: ©© Gouldy99

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On the Waikiki shoreline, what’s here today will be gone tomorrow. From Kuhio Beach to the Royal Hawaiian Hotel erosion works overtime.

The loss rate’s about one to two feet a year.

The state wants to replenish 24,000 cubic yards of sand, bringing it in from 2,000 feet off shore to widen the beach by 37 feet…

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