- Kokee Ditch
The Kōkeokinae Ditch is an
irrigation canalon the island of Kauaokinai.
In 1923, construction began on the Kōkeokinae Ditch system to open the mauka hills to
By 1926, the Kōkeokinae Ditch was completed, diverting water from Mohihi Stream and the headwaters of the Waimea River in the Alakaokinai Swamp at an altitude of about 3400 feet. About one-fourth of the Kōkeokinae Ditch supply irrigated the highland
sugar canefields below Puokinau okinaŌpae reservoir on Niu Ridge, and the balance irrigated the highland fields east of Kōkeokinae Road.
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