Welcome to DAR

The mission of the Division of Aquatic Resources is to manage, conserve and restore the state’s unique aquatic resources and ecosystems for present and future generations.


Closed seasons
Ula (spiny lobster), ula pāpapa (slipper lobster), and Kona crab closed May-Aug
Moi closed Jun-Aug

Waikīkī-Diamond Head
Open to fishing during 2018

Kōke‘e, Kaua‘i
Trout season open Jun 16-Sep 30, 2018

Coral bleaching
Latest information: Recovery Plan