Accession Number:

ADA128393

Title:

An Archaeological Reconnaissance of the Pa'au'au Stream Flood Control Study Area, Pahala, Ka'u, Hawaii,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SCIENCE MANAGEMENT INC HI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

At the request of the Pacific Ocean Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the author undertook an on the ground archaeological reconnaissance of Paauau Stream Flood Control Study Area, Pahala, Kau, Hawaii. The study area is composed of an area approximately 25 feet ca. 7.6m on either side of Paauau Stream between H-11 Mamalahoa Hwy. or Volcano Road and Wood Valley Road approximately 4000 feet 1.2 km. upstream from the highway. The western bank of the stream has also been modified by bulldozing, pasture use and orchards. Vegetation in the area consists of various grass species, eucalyptus species, koa haole Leucaena glauc and kukui Aleurites moluccana. The study area receives approximately 50 in of rain a year, primarily during the winter months.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE