Aloha from DLNR!

Mission Statement

“Enhance, protect, conserve and manage Hawaii’s unique and limited natural, cultural and historic resources held in public trust for current and future generations of the people of Hawaii nei, and its visitors, in partnership with others from the public and private sectors.”

News Releases


Enjoy an underwater tour along a Hawaiian reef as you learn about the mission of the Hawaii Dept. of Land and Natural Resources and how to contact the DLNR. (Click here to watch video)

TMT Hearing

Please click here to view 
the Board of Land and Natural Resources,
hearing to receive oral testimony on the TMT Contested Case.

DLNRtip Access (Click here to download app)


Parks Camping & Lodging

image of a campsite with trees and view of the ocean

Read More

Aquatic Resources

image of waves breaking over a tide pool wall

Read More

Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death

A new fungal disease is currently attacking and killing ʻōhiʻa (Metrosideros polymorpha), the most abundant native tree in the state of Hawaiʻi.

Read More

Hunting Education

image of hunters and their game

Read More

NaAlaHele - Trail Access System

image of a hiking trail head entrance

Read More

Forestry and Wildlife

image of a forest

Read More