Ordnance removal enters next phase: Following 9 months of scanning near Waimea, Army personnel will begin digging for munitions

  • A Corps surveyor uses a Metalmapper to detect unexploded ordinance.

  • Army Corps of Engineers surveyors use a "Manned Portable Vector" to detect buried military debris.

Digging will begin later this month in Waimea to search for unexploded military ordinance.