Kauai looks to strike balance between resources and tourism

  • Kauai Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr., Kauai Visitors Bureau Executive Director Sue Kanoho, and State Parks Assistant Administrator Alan Carpenter discuss ways to find balance between visitors, residents and the environment on Kauai. (Jessica Else / The Garden Island)

LIHUE — With record-breaking visitor numbers and a string of natural disasters to recover from, state and county officials are looking to find a balance for overwhelmed land and infrastructure on Kauai.