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The Saga of Pacific Paradise

by Joseph Bennington-Castro 8 Mar 05:15 UTC
A 79-foot commercial fishing vessel ran aground in Waikiki, O'ahu © Joseph Bennington-Castro

On October 10, 2017, a 79-foot commercial fishing vessel ran aground nearly a quarter of a mile off Kaimana Beach in Waikiki, O'ahu. The 109-ton ship, which was transporting international crew members to other longline fishing boats, wedged into a reef outcrop in water just 6- to 8-feet deep.

The vessel, Pacific Paradise, was unable to escape, and the concern from the public in the Pacific paradise State of Hawaii was palpable.

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