Comprehensive Conservation Plan - A multi-year planning process has begun to develop a Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP) and Environmental Assessment (EA) for Kīlauea Point, Hanalei, and Hulē‘ia National Wildlife Refuges. As part of the National Wildlife Refuge System, Refuges are required to have a CCP in place to guide the management of fish, wildlife, plants, habitats and public uses. Click here to view a diagram outlining the major stages of the CCP process.
News Release - Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge Shares Draft Alternatives for its First Ever 15-Year Management Plan (August 2, 2011)
FAQs Handout - FAQs and maps of each draft alternative proposed. (August 9, 2011)
To provide comments on the initial draft set of alternatives, you may submit them on one of the comment cards available at the open house. If you are unable to attend, you may submit comments by writing to us at the address below or emailing us at FW1planningcomments@fws.gov, please include “KPNWR CCP” in the subject line. You are also welcome to contact Project Leader Shannon Smith at 808-828-1413. The deadline for all comments is Wednesday, August 31, 2011.
Planning Update 2 (pdf 1.28M) - This planning update summarizes the comments received, and lists primary management issues that will be used to draft management alternatives and refine draft goals and objectives. (February 2011)
Planning Update 1 (pdf 2.17M) announces Public Open House Meetings on January 26, 2010, in Lihue, HI, and January 28, 2010, in Kīlauea, HI. It also provides an overview of the refuges, and includes a list of potential refuge management issues we may consider during the CCP planning process. (January 2010)
News Release - Kaua‘i National Wildlife Refuges’ Planning Process Begins (pdf 87K) (January 2010)
Federal Register Notice - Notice of intent to prepare a comprehensive conservation plan and environmental assessment (September 2009)
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