Conservation Plans and Agreements




Habitat Conservation Plan

Data Definitions

Title
Kaheawa Wind Power I (KWPI) - Maui; Amendment for Kaheawa Pastures Windfarm
USFWS Region(s)
1
USFWS Field Office(s)
Pacific Islands Fish And Wildlife Office
Permits
TE72434A-0
Status
I
NEPA Process
categorical exclusion
Involved Agency
USFWS
Budget Type
No budget type
  • Date Information
  • Date Assistance Initiated
    10/1999
    Date Application Received
    No info
    Date of Notice of Intent to Prepare an EIS
    ---
    Date Noticed in Federal Register
    11/30/2011
    Date Permit Issued
    04/30/2012
    Date Application Withdrawn
    ---
    Date Permit Expired
    ---
    Date Permit Denied
    ---
    Date Permit Suspended
    ---
    Date Permit Revoked
    ---
  • Area Description Information
  • Location
    Kaheawa Pastures area of Ukumehame, on the southern slope of the mountains of West Maui, approximately 0.4 miles inland from McGregor Point, Maui, HI.
    Listed Species
  • Bat, Hawaiian hoary - (Lasiurus cinereus semotus) Entire E
  • Goose, Hawaiian - (Branta (=Nesochen) sandvicensis) Entire E
  • Petrel, Hawaiian - (Pterodroma sandwichensis) Entire E
  • Shearwater, Newell's Townsend's - (Puffinus auricularis newelli) Entire T
  • Non-Listed Species
    No non-listed species
    Habitat
    Mixed grassland/shrubland dominated by non-native grasses.
    States
  • Hawaii
  • Size (Total Area Covered, by State)
  • 345 acres (Hawaii)
  • Enrolled Size (Total Area Enrolled, by State)
    Data not available
    Encompassed Planning Area? (by state)
  • No
  • Acreage Protected
    No info
    Acreage Created/Enhanced/Restored
    35 acres
    Acreage Adversely Affected
    35 acres
  • Other Information
  • Applicant Type
    corporation
    Land Use
    utility/infrastructure
    Duration
    20 years, 0 months
    Reporting Frequency
    Annual reporting on project activities as described in Section VI of HCP; including summary of incidental take & adjusted take calculations as per Section V of HCP. Also see permit Terms & Conditions.
    Report Received Date(s)
    No info
    Monitoring Notes
    Completed carcass removal trials. Radar monitoring during seabird breeding and fledgling seasons. Regular searches for downed seabirds and hoary bats in vicinity of turbines.
    Additional Notes
    The original issued permit TE118901-0 is replaced with a new issued permit TE72434A-0 for the amended permit. The original permit authorizes the take of 40 Hawaiian petrels, 40 Newells shearwaters, 60 Hawaiian geese, and 20 Hawaiian hoary bats incidental to the operation of the KWPI facility during the 20-year permit term. The amendment reduces the permitted level of take to 38 Hawaiian petrels and 8 Newells shearwaters with no change to the permitted level of take for the Hawaiian goose and the Hawaiian hoary bat.
    Plan/Agreement Documents
    NEPA - Cat Ex
    Final Documents
    Final Documents
    Final Documents
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    Federal Register Documents
    No info

    Report generated on: February 10, 2016
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