Beach erosion is Zoom meeting topic

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

A toppled beach heliotrope tree frames a couple in the keiki pond Thursday at Morgan’s Pond at Lydgate Park in Wailua. The tree was a victim of a recent surge, after its base was eroded by wave action.

WAILUA — “It’s too bad we lost that tree,” said a lifeguard on duty at the Lydgate Park tower Thursday. “The tree gave a lot of shade.”