Wai`oli Kalo Farmers’ Board of Land and Natural Resources License Request under HRS 171-58, Halele`a, Kauai

Wai`oli Kalo Farmers’ Board of Land and Natural Resources License Request under HRS 171-58, Halele`a, Kauai

The Wai`oli Kalo Farmers are seeking a new license from the Wai`oli Stream in the Waioli Ahupua`a of Halele`a, Kaua`i from the State Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR). The farmers wish to continue to use the water to continue their wetland kalo farming practices. Under state law (HRS 171-58 (g)), the DLNR and DHHL are required to consult with DHHL beneficiaries.

The attached map shows the area related to this consultation meeting.

Beneficiary Consultation:

Proposed Action or Issue for Discussion The Waioli Kalo Farmers are seeking a new license from the Wai`oli Stream in the Waioli Ahupua`a of Halele`a, Kaua`i from the State Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR).  The farmers wish to continue to use the water to continue their wetland kalo farming practices.  Under state law (HRS 171-58 (g)), the DLNR and DHHL are required to consult with DHHL beneficiaries.
Notification Postcard Notification is forthcoming.
Beneficiary Meeting Schedule Virtual Meeting

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Via web:

  • Click here to join the Zoom Meeting.
  • Meeting ID: 986 5952 3132 
  • Passcode: Waioli 

By phone: 

  • +1 253 215 8782 US
  • Meeting ID: 986 5952 3132
  • Passcode: 350656 
Meeting Materials Meeting materials forthcoming
Meeting Notes Meeting notes forthcoming
Review Period After the beneficiary consultation meeting, DHHL also offers beneficiaries an opportunity to provide comments on the subject matter for up to 30-days.  The 30-day comment period will be from November 11, 2020 to December 10, 2020.  Comments can be submitted via email to [email protected]
Beneficiary Consultation Report Forthcoming
Hawaiian Homes Commission Vote The Beneficiary Consultation Report is anticipated to go before the Hawaiian Homes Commission for acceptance in January 2021.

The Beneficiary Consultation Meeting is an opportunity for you to share your mana’o regarding the proposed project. Your comments will be presented to the Hawaiian Homes Commission to assist in their decision-making process. As a beneficiary of Kauai, your participation is important and we encourage you to attend the meeting.