Kaua‘i’s streams, rivers remain polluted despite drought conditions

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island file

    Nawiliwili Stream flows in to Kalapaki Beach. Despite low rainfall, five of the island’s most commonly polluted streams and rivers clocked in with higher bacteria counts than allowed within state standards.

LIHU‘E — Not even low rainfall can stop Kaua‘i’s rivers and streams from contamination.