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
Spiny and slipper lobster May-Aug
Kona crab May-Aug
Moi June-Aug

Waikīkī-Diamond Head
Closed to fishing during 2017

Kōke‘e, Kaua‘i
Trout season open Jun 17-Sep 30, 2017

Coral bleaching
Latest information: Recovery Plan