Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:

Environmental impacts - native flora and fauna

File Size Format  
Environmental Impacts - Native Flora and Fauna.pdf 714.81 kB Adobe PDF View/Open

Item Summary 2012-08-16T19:26:08Z 2012-08-16T19:26:08Z n.d.
dc.identifier.citation Environmental impacts - native flora and fauna. (HI).
dc.description Publication date unknown
dc.description.abstract One of the most serious potential impacts of geothermal energy development in Hawaii is the disruption of native forests. While air pollution and groundwater impacts of geothermal development may be substantially avoided by requiring full control technologies, impacts on native forest ecosystems may only be avoided through careful siting (EPA, 1978). Siting to avoid damage to biologically valuable forest can prevent both degradation of the forest due to invasion of weed species and disturbance of native bird species due to human activity and noise.
dc.format.extent 17 pages
dc.language.iso en-US
dc.publisher [s.n.]
dc.subject environmental
dc.subject plants
dc.title Environmental impacts - native flora and fauna
dc.type Report
dc.type.dcmi Text
Appears in Collections: HIGP Miscellaneous Documents
The Geothermal Collection

Please email if you need this content in ADA-compliant format.

Items in ScholarSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.