Waikiki Beach studies reveal complex drivers of changing shoreline

The Royal Hawaiian Beach in Waikiki is a popular beach at the center of Hawai’i’s tourism hub, with a valuation of $2.2 billion, according to a 2016 study. Two recently published studies provide new understanding of how and why this iconic beach is chronically eroding — enabling coastal managers and policymakers to more effectively manage the coastline.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *