Announcements

Join the Hawaii Division of Forestry and Wildlife and Holy Nativity School for a Project Learning Tree workshop on Saturday September 27th, 2014  from 9 – 3:30 at Holy Nativity School.  All the curriculum we will share is correlated to Common Core State Standards and we tie the activities to place and culture – ensuring relevance to ...
Read More Oahu K-6 Project Learning Tree Educator Workshop September 27th

Apply Here by September 30th Regular, Full-Time, RCUH Non-Civil Service position with the Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit (PCSU), Mauna Kea Forest Restoration Project (MKFRP), located on the Island of Hawaii.  Continuation of employment is dependent upon program/operational needs, satisfactory work performance, availability of funds, and compliance with applicable Federal/State laws.

MONTHLY SALARY:  $1,730-$2,684/Mon. 

DUTIES:  Participates in a variety ...
Read More Position Available – Mauna Kea Forest Restoration Project: Field Assistant

LIHUE – State and County officials will conduct a communications exercise on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Nounou Forest Reserve, near Kapaa. The exercise involves the Kauai Police and Fire Departments, Kauai County Civil Defense and the Department of Land and Natural Resources’ Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement. They will be testing a portable radio repeater to determine how large of a coverage area they can get from the specific location. The day exercise will lead to the closure of the Nounou mountain trail shelter in the Nounou Forest Reserve.

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate News Release August 21, 2014 DLNR CONSERVATION RESERVE PROGRAMHELPS LANDOWNERS PROTECT ENVIRONMENTALLY SENSITIVE AND DEGRADED LANDSTwo planner positions now being recruited  HONOLULU—The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Division of Forestry and Wildlife is seeking to ...
Read More DLNR Conservation Reserve Program Helps Landowners Protect Environmentally Sensitive And Degraded Lands

HILO —The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Division of Forestry and Wildlife has closed the Puna hiking trail until further notice, due to severe tree fall caused by Hurricane Iselle. These downed trees are blocking access to Haena (Shipman) beach in the South Hilo area.

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA, JR. CHAIRPERSON FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 14, 2014  FERAL GOAT, SHEEP CONTROL PERMITS ANNOUNCED FOR THE PU‘U WA‘AWA‘A FOREST RESERVE MAKAI AND MAUKA SECTIONS (Click here for formal press release with matrix of hunts/bag limits) Permit Applications available below HILO — The Department of Land ...
Read More FERAL GOAT, SHEEP CONTROL PERMITS ANNOUNCED FOR PU‘U WA‘AWA‘A FOREST RESERVE

HONOLULU – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) announces limited openings of its state-managed park and forest lands in the wake of the Iselle storm system. Some areas will remain closed as a precautionary measure for public safety until personnel can assess the areas for damage such as downed trees and make any necessary repairs. Status updates will be provided as soon as they are available.

HONOLULU—The State of Hawai‘i Department of Land and Natural Resources is seeking to hire two Hawai‘i Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) Planners. The CREP planners will assist with participation in the program, by conducting outreach and providing technical assistance to new landowners. The Hawai‘i CREP is a federal-state natural resource conservation program that helps interested ...
Read More HAWAII CREP PLANNERS: two positions available

DLNR ANNOUNCES 2014 BLACK-TAILED DEER SEASON ON KAUA‘I LIHU‘E – The Department of Land and Natural Resources announces the opening of black-tailed deer hunting season on the island of Kaua‘i. Rules and conditions regulating game mammal hunting in Title 13, Chapter 123, will be in effect. Due to the Appellate Court ruling, each hunter will ...
Read More DLNR ANNOUNCES 2014 BLACK-TAILED DEER SEASON ON KAUA‘I

HONOLULU - The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) announces the following closures of state park and forest areas over the weekend as a safety precaution due to the anticipated arrival of a tropical weather system that may bring heavy rains and possible flash flooding to the island chain. Based upon the latest advisory from the National Weather Service, between 5 to 10 and even up to 12 inches of rain may be expected in some areas.