Aikau warns forum of erosion danger at Kuhio Beach


By Allison Schaefers

December 6, 2017

Big wave surfer Clyde Aikau, brother of legendary waterman Eddie Aikau, sounded an alarm Tuesday about Waikiki Beach erosion during a community workshop to discuss efforts to restore and protect the famous strand.

Aikau was one of about 30 people attending a community forum called by the Waikiki Beach Special District Improvement Association, created in 2015 by city ordinance. The meeting was the first in a series offering the public an opportunity to comment on proposed Waikiki Beach management strategies....