Julia Ham Tashima

Julia Ham Tashima

Ms. Julia Ham Tashima is working for Planning Solutions as an Associate Planner and has been with the firm since 2008.  She has conducted field work and has been responsible for preparing reports and data summaries for those efforts.  Projects on which she has worked on include those related to environmental planning/environmental impact assessment, habitat conservation planning, environmental permitting, permit compliance, and alternative energy project investigations.  

Her professional expertise includes: 

  • Land Use Permit Applications  

  • Environmental Impact Analysis 

  • Ecological Monitoring 

Ms. Tashima’s educational credentials consist of: 

  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), University of California, Los Angeles

Her work experience, starting from the most recent, includes: 

  • Associate Planner, Planning Solutions, Inc. – Honolulu, Hawai‘i

  • Executive Assistant, Honolulu Community Action Program – Honolulu, Hawai‘i

  • Human Resources Manager, Pictage, Inc. – Torrance, California

  • Office Manager/Legal Secretary, Alexander & Yong – Los Angeles, California

Selected projects Ms. Tashima has been responsible for or involved in, include:

  • KIUC Habitat Conservation Plan: Management of Minimization/Mitigation Project Implementation, Kaua‘i
  • Environmental Impact Statement for the Hoakalei Master Plan Update Project, ‘Ewa Beach, O‘ahu 
  • Facility Lighting Study and Analysis, Hawai‘i Electric Light Company, Island of Hawaiʻi  
  • Facility Lighting Study and Analysis, Hawaiian Electric Company, O‘ahu, Hawai‘i
  • Environmental Assessment for Keawakapu Reef Project, Keawakapu, Maui.
  • Environmental Assessment/Environmental Report for KIUC’s Anahola Solar Project, Kaua‘i
  • Environmental Report for Upper Waiahi Powerhouse Expansion Project, Waiahi Stream, Kaua‘i
  • Environmental Assessment for HECO Kahe Generating Station 2011 Projects, O‘ahu
  • Environmental Impact Statement Preparation Notice and EIS for Haseko Lagoon, ‘Ewa, O‘ahu
  • Identification and Assessment of Solid Biofuel Delivery Options, Waiau, Hawai‘i
  • Protected Seabirds Site Monitoring Protocols & Procedures for KIUC, Kaua‘i
  • Environmental Assessment for Kaua‘i Lagoons Resort’s Habitat Conservaton Plan, Kaua‘i 
  • Master Plan and Environmental Assessment for Kīholo Bay State Park Reserve, Island of Hawai‘i
  • Conservation District Use Permit Application for TMT Telescope, Mauna Kea, Island of Hawai‘i
  • Kaua‘i Seabird Habitat Conservation Plan for County of Kaua‘i, Kaua‘i
  • Kaua‘i Seabird Habitat Conservation Plan for KIUC, Kaua‘i
  • Environmental Impact Statement (NEPA) for Gray’s Beach Restoration, Waikīkī, O‘ahu
  • Environmental Assessment and Conditional Use Permit for Honua Biomass Gasification and Electrical Power Generation Facility, ‘Ewa, O‘ahu
  • Environmental Assessment for the HELCO Power Line/Access Road for the Ahualoa Well Development, Island of Hawai‘i
  • Environmental Assessment for the Hala‘ula Exploratory Well, Island of Hawai‘i
  • Environmental Assessment for the Kapulena Well, Island of Hawai‘i
  • Environmental Assessment for the ‘Ōla‘a  Production Well & Reservoir, Island of Hawai‘i
  • Environmental Impact Statement and CDUP Application for Kaheawa Wind Power II, Maui
  • Habitat Conservation Plan for KIUC, Kaua‘i
  • Zoning and Use Permit Applications for Princeville Well No. 5, Kaua‘i