CRAMP Rapid Assessment. Site Selection Process
Twenty-two RAT sites were added to the 32 CRAMP sites for a total of fifty-four sites, on all eight main Hawaiian Islands: Hawai’i, Maui, Kaho’olawe, Lāna‘i, Moloka’i, O’ahu, Kaua‘i and Ni‘ihau were sampled.
Main Hawaiian Islands assessment sites n=54. Two additional CRAMP sites not shown were recently added: Mahainahina, Maui, and Ala Wai, O’ahu.
Location of each assessment site was determined using habitat maps. A diverse spectrum of environmental conditions was selected to provide accurate representation of the main islands in the State of Hawai’i. The following criteria were used in the site selection process:
Last Update: 04/21/2008
By: Lea Hollingsworth
Hawai‘i Coral Reef Assessment & Monitoring Program
Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology
P.O. Box 1346
Kāne‘ohe, HI 96744