Welcome to DAR
The mission of the Division of Aquatic Resources is to work with the people of Hawai‘i to manage, conserve and restore the state’s unique aquatic resources and ecosystems for present and future generations.
All DAR offices across the state are closed. People can still apply online for licenses, permits and registrations on this website.
Open to fishing during 2020
Trout season closed until summer 2020
- Statewide hearings scheduled for proposed adoption of rule establishing Mo‘omomi Community-Based Subsistence Fishing Area, Moloka‘i (Postponed)
- “Mauka to Makai” brochure highlights DAR projects
- Statewide hearings scheduled for proposed updates to rules pertaining to lobster, Kona crabs, and Samoan crabs
- Warming ocean brings coral bleaching back to Hawaiian waters
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