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WRRCTR No.140 Environmental Aspects of Kapaa Landfill, Kawainui, Oahu, Hawaii

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Title WRRCTR No.140 Environmental Aspects of Kapaa Landfill, Kawainui, Oahu, Hawaii
Creator Chun, Michael J Dugan, Gordon L
Subject landfills surface waters groundwater gases environmental effects water wells plants (botany) birds Hawaii Kapaa Landfill Kawainui (marsh) Swamp Oahu Groundwater -- Pollution -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Kawainui Marsh (Hawaii) Sanitary landfills -- Leaching -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Water quality -- Hawaii -- Oahu.
Description The operation of the City and County of Honolulu, Kapaa Sanitary Landfill, located next to Kawainui marsh on Windward Oahu, Hawaii, raised concern over the possibility that landfill leachate could have adverse effects on the marsh. Thus, this study established six sampling sites each for surface water, groundwater, and combustible gas. Analyses were conducted for typical surface water and leachate parameters. The combustible gas monitoring was primarily for methane. There was obvious...
Date 1981-09
Type Report
Identifier Chun MJ, Dugan GL. 1981. Environmental aspects of Kapaa landfill, Kawainui, Oahu, Hawaii. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 140. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/1964
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 140
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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