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HONOLULU – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) is now accepting nominations for the 2014 National Register of Big Trees. Across the United States, the largest trees of their species joined the ranks of the more than 780 national champion trees listed in American Forests’ National Register of Big Trees. More than 40 new champions were crowned across 50 states and the District of Columbia, including 6 new champions in Hawaii.

HILO – Celebrate Arbor Day in Hawaii and “go green” by purchasing and planting a native plant from the Arbor Day plant sale on Friday, November 1 at Department of Land and Natural Resources’ Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) nurseries on the Big Island.

PU`U `O`O FERAL CATTLE CONTROL SPECIAL ACCESS LOTTERY RESULTS   A member of each selected hunter group must call to confirm acceptance of their hunt during the week prior to their hunt, but NO LATER THAN the Wednesday preceding their Saturday hunt date.  Please call the East Hawaii Division of Forestry and Wildlife at (808)974-4221 ...
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LIHU‘E – The Department of Land and Natural Resources’ Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) welcomes the Kaua‘i community to its annual plant sale in celebration of Hawai‘i’s Arbor Day, on Friday, November 1, 2013 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Pua Loke Nursery, 4398D Pua Loke Road.

Hiking in Hawai’i provides you with healthy fun and the opportunity to experience the rare beauty found in the islands. When hiking, stay on the trail.  Most accidents happen when hikers leave the established trail and disregard  warning signs. Staying on the trail greatly reduces your chances of having a serious fall or getting lost. ...
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When planning for a hike, inform others of your plans, let someone know which trail (name and location) you plan to hike on, and when you expect to return.  If something should go wrong, rescuers will have accurate information on where to start searching.

ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE 2013-2014 GAME BIRD HUNTING SEASON  The State of Hawaii, Department of Land and Natural Resources announces the opening of the 2013-2014 Game Bird Hunting Season on Saturday, November 2, 2013.  The fall game bird hunting season will run through Monday, January 20, 2014, with legal hunting days on Saturday, Sunday, and State ...
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STATE OF HAWAII DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES 2014 LANAI AXIS DEER HUNTING SEASON HUNT ANNOUNCEMENT   The State of Hawaii, Department of Land and Natural Resources is pleased to announce that application forms for the 2014 Lanai Axis deer hunting season, together with instruction sheets, are available at all Division of Forestry and ...
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