Kaua‘i council approves first-of-its-kind sea level rise bill

  • Guthrie Scrimgeour / The Garden Island

    A wall of sandbags has been set up to combat the effects of sea level rise at a house in Moloa‘a Bay.

LIHU‘E — With a unanimous county council vote, Kaua‘i is set to become one of the first counties in the nation to regulate construction based on future sea level rise projections.