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Hawaiian Electric takes on threat of albizia trees

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The branches of albizia trees hover over power lines along Mahiku Place in Waimanalo on Aug. 14.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The branches of albizia trees hover over power lines along Mahiku Place in Waimanalo on Aug. 14.

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Above, on the Big Island, winds from Hurricane Iselle on Aug. 8, 2014, toppled trees along Highway 132.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Above, on the Big Island, winds from Hurricane Iselle on Aug. 8, 2014, toppled trees along Highway 132.

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