The business of climate change

  • Jessica Else/ The Garden Island

    Pat Griffin, of the Lihue Business Association and local business owner Sarah Piano-Tjarks talk story with other community members about climate change solutions and preparations during the first of several community meetings aimed at addressing climate change impacts on Kauai.

LIHUE — The sea level is predicted to rise at least 3.2 feet by the end of the century, and it’s already impacting coastal areas in Hawaii, as the ground beneath highways and shoreline buildings starts to erode.