Trends and Issues

Historic Hawai‘i Foundation’s Preservation Resource Center (PRC) provides people with the help they need to save the places they love. Here we explore various trends and issues in historic preservation.

Using the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties

The Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties (SoI Standards) were originally published in 1977 and revised in 1990 as part of the Department of the Interior regulations (36 CFR [...]

Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act: When Does it Apply?

The National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) of 1966 was a significant step in providing a means of protecting our Nation’s history. The Act provides for a National Register of Historic Places to include districts, [...]