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Eroded gullies in the hardpan

15_12 Kanu9.jpg Irrigated planting beds on the hardpanThumbnailsHakioawa - Hardpan, erosion mitigation, 2012Irrigated planting beds on the hardpanThumbnailsHakioawa - Hardpan, erosion mitigation, 2012Irrigated planting beds on the hardpanThumbnailsHakioawa - Hardpan, erosion mitigation, 2012Irrigated planting beds on the hardpanThumbnailsHakioawa - Hardpan, erosion mitigation, 2012Irrigated planting beds on the hardpanThumbnailsHakioawa - Hardpan, erosion mitigation, 2012

The land elevation has dropped 15 feet in some places because of heavy erosion during rainstorms. The erosion turns the surrounding ocean red.