Lanai, a green community photos?

Lanai, only 3,000 people
Lanai, only 3,000 people
Mikala grew up on Lanai, works at the cultural center, but housing goes to newcomers. Her background is Hawaiian, Philppino, and European.
Mikala grew up on Lanai, works at the cultural center, but housing goes to newcomers. Her background is Hawaiian, Philppino, and European.
High school students in front of a new mural
High school students in front of a new mural
Murdock wanted to build wind turbines, but the community resisted.
Murdock wanted to build wind turbines, but the community resisted.
Ellison owns 98% of the island, since 2012, but he is limited by the state permit process and local council and planning commission.
Ellison owns 98% of the island, since 2012, but he is limited by the state permit process and local council and planning commission.
GMO was outlawed on Kawai, is an issue throughout Hawaii.
GMO was outlawed on Kawai, is an issue throughout Hawaii.
Cattle, then pineapple, then tourism provided work.
Cattle, then pineapple, then tourism provided work.
Chinese garden at the lodge, the 2nd largest resort. Very expensive.
Chinese garden at the lodge, the 2nd largest resort. Very expensive.
ALberta De Jetley's  organic farm on former sugar cane land. She writes the local newspaper and is a community leader. She's in favor of a desalination plant that is on hold.
ALberta De Jetley’s organic farm on former sugar cane land. She writes the local newspaper and is a community leader. She’s in favor of a desalination plant that is on hold.
Mostly scrub, due to cattle, sheep, and deer introduced to the island
Mostly scrub, due to cattle, sheep, and deer introduced to the island
rugged coast line, 3 harbors, scarcity of water
rugged coast line, 3 harbors, scarcity of water
Two large resorts are the main employers. The lodge has solar panels.
Two large resorts are the main employers.
Larry Ellison is rennovating the largest resort on Manele Bay. Workers are paid to do volunteer work while it's closed. Here in the high school with the environmental teacher.
Larry Ellison is rennovating the largest resort on Manele Bay. Workers are paid to do volunteer work while it’s closed. Here in the high school with the environmental teacher.
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