About EP&S

About EP&S

The Department of Environmental Management, Environmental Protection & Sustainability Division (EP&S) was established in 2016 to fulfill the 2012 County of Maui Charter Amendment that the department shall “guide efforts to optimize opportunities for environmental initiatives, natural resource protection, sustainability, conservation, and restoration.”

Guiding values & philosophy: Our kuleana

  • Aloha ‘Āina Mālama Pono: Love for and righteous stewardship of that which sustains us
  • Urgency of purpose: Sustainability is a time-sensitive priority
  • Cause & effect: Everything is connected
  • Social equity & environmental justice
  • Respect for all species
  • Respect for cultural traditions
  • Quadruple bottom line: Economic, environmental, social and cultural aspects inform decision making
  • Beyond Sustainability: Regeneration & Resilience
  1. Environmental Protection & Sustainability Division


    Physical Address
    2145 Wells St Suite 103
    Wailuku, HI 96793

    Phone: (808) 270-7631