Kalo Pa'a o Waiāhole - Hard Taro of Waiāhole

Kalo Pa'a o Waiāhole - Hard Taro of Waiāhole

This program explores the issues surrounding the allocation of water that flows in the Waiāhole Ditch on the island of O‘ahu. The title comes from an old saying referring to the stubbornness of the people of Waiāhole valley. This program documents their determination to regain the water that was taken from windward streams in the early 1900's to irrigate sugar plantations on the drier leeward side.

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Kalo Pa'a o Waiāhole - Hard Taro of Waiāhole
  • Kalo Pa'a o Waiāhole - Hard Taro of Waiāhole

    This program explores the issues surrounding the allocation of water that flows in the Waiāhole Ditch on the island of O‘ahu. The title comes from an old saying referring to the stubbornness of the people of Waiāhole valley. This program documents their determination to regain the water that was ...