Kū Hou Kuapā: Increase of water exchange rates and changes in microbial source tracking markers resulting from restoration regimes at Heʻeia Fishpond

Paula Möhlenkamp, Margaret McManus, Craig Nelson, Charles Aka Beebe, Keliʻiahonui Kotubetey, Angela Hiʻilei Kawelo, Brian Glazer, Rosanna ʻAnolani Alegado

Study Site: He‘eia Fishpond
Restoration affects fishpond volume and residence time
Restoration regimes: Mangrove removal & kuapā rehabilitation
Goals and Objective
Restoration affects salinity and microbial source tracking markers
Mākāhā water exchange is tidally driven
Future implications