Emergency Contacts

SITUATION:

CALL

Swimmer in Distress at Unattended Beaches

  • Honolulu Fire Department 911

Scuba Diving Accidents

  • Honolulu Fire Department 911
  • U.S. Coast Guard 541-2450

Boating Mishap Involving Injury

  • Honolulu Fire Department 911
  • DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE) 643-DLNR (643-3567)

Marine Casualty

  • U.S. Coast Guard 522-8260

Missing Beachgoer at Unattended Beaches

  • Honolulu Fire Department 911

Sewage Spill/Water Pollution

  • Honolulu City and County, Environmental Concern Line 692-5656
  • Department of Health- Clean Water Branch 586-4309

Infectious Waste (syringes/needles)

  • Department of Health- Hazardous Evaluation & Emergency Response Office 586-4249 (after hours call 247-2191)

Hazards to Navigation

  • U.S. Coast Guard 842-2600
  • DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE) 643-DLNR (643-3567)

Stranded, Injured Marine Mammals, Sea Turtles, Sea Birds

  • DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE) 643-DLNR (643-3567)
  • National Marine Fisheries Service 983-5300
  • Seals: 983-5715
  • Turtles: 983-5730
  • Whales and Dolphins: 888-256-9840

Overdue Boats

  • U.S. Coast Guard 842-2600

Shark Sighting (for data collection only)

  • DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources 587-0100

Fuel and Oil Spills (If your vessel discharges oil or hazardous materials into the water you must immediately notify the US Coast Guard at 1-800-424-8802. Report location, size, source, color, time observed and substances).

  • U.S. Coast Guard 842-2677

Fishing and Conservation Resource Violations

  • DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE) 643-DLNR (643-3567)

Thrillcraft or Other Boating Violations of Ocean Recreation Management Area Rules

  • DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE) 643-DLNR (643-3567)

Hazardous Debris on the Beach

  • Call local Police Department

Blocked Beach Access

  • Honolulu City & County- Mayor’s Complaint Office 523-4381

Dumping of Plastics, Garbage, Etc. into the Ocean

  • U.S. Coast Guard 842-2606
  • DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE) 643-DLNR (643-3567)

Debris Related Issues

  • Keep the Hawaiian Islands Beautiful – Litter Hotline 1-888-592-2522

Understand DOBOR procedures in the event of an emergency!

Hurricane Emergency Plan

Tsunami Emergency Plan


 

AGENCIES

PHONE (on Oahu)

DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources (DAR)

587-0100

DLNR, Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation (DOBOR)

587-1966

DLNR, Division of Conservation & Resources Enforcement (DOCARE)

643-DLNR (643-3567)

U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)

983-5300