Site 1: Kiheipua Pond

The water quality of Kiheipua Pond is good and falls within limits for a healthy stream. The Conductivity 183.92 mS is well within the normal range. The parameters pH 6.5, Temperature 20°C, and Dissolved Oxygen level of 8.5 ppm (96 % saturation), considered excellent for high diversity of aquatic organisms. The turbidity measurement of 0.971 NTU is within State criteria, not to exceed 2.0 NTU (dry season). The pond has clear water with vegetation surrounding all sides and a wide range of aquatic organisms.