Temporary Pohoiki access? Plan for boat ramp involves installing sheet piles, dredging channel

  • Courtesy Hawaii County The state Department of Land and Natural Resources will seek state funding to establish a temporary ocean access at Pohoiki boat ramp. The ramp, pictured here in June, became landlocked during the 2018 eruption of Kilauea volcano.

The state Department of Land and Natural Resources will seek funding from the state Legislature next year in the hope of establishing temporary ocean access at the Pohoiki boat ramp.