Ocean Recreation

Ocean Recreation

Hawaii Coral Reef Initiative provides support related to ocean recreation including research and outreach, example building operational and program plans, mapping locations, and facilitating outreach to stakeholders. HCRI facilitates the safe use of short term moorings, which mitigate user conflicts in nearshore areas across the State of Hawaii by providing specific attachment points for boaters. Hawaii Coral Reef Initiative provides related research and outreach, such as building operational and program plans, mapping location, and facilitating outreach to stakeholders. In addition, HCRI provides research and evaluation related to existing regulations for the Department of Land and Natural Resources’ Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation. Similarly, HCRI provides engineering analysis and property assessment research related to ocean recreation.