Announcements

STATE OF HAWAII DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES 2014 LANAI MOUFLON SHEEP HUNTING SEASON Public Notice DOFAW The State of Hawaii, Department of Land and Natural Resources is pleased to announce that application forms for the 2014 Lanai Mouflon Sheep Hunting Season, together with instruction sheets, are available at all Division of Forestry and ...
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DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate News Release March 27, 2014  Vote for “Coco” in Big Tree Madness Elite 8 Round   Hawaii DLNR (Department of Land and Natural Resources) added 10 new photos. Vote for “Coco” in Big Tree Madness Elite 8 ...
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2014 POSTING SUMMARY for 2014 Pu’u ‘O’o Feral Cattle Control

Hawaii Island Legal Notice

KAHULUI – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Division of Forestry and Wildlife will close the Kula Forest Reserve and Waipoli Access Road from Monday, March 17, 2014, through Wednesday, April 30, 2014, to allow needed road repairs to be made to both the unpaved and paved sections of the road.

HONOLULU—On Monday March 3rd, Governor Neil Abercrombie kicked off Hawaii Invasive Species Awareness week with a proclamation and special recognition of this year’s Hawaii Invasive Species Council Award Recipients.

Deadline for applications will be Thursday, March 13, 2014 HILO – As part of its core mission, the Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) is charged with protecting watershed areas from damage caused by feral cattle.  To accomplish this, DOFAW requests the continued participation of the hunting community.  The Department of Land and Natural Resources’ ...
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 HONOLULU – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) announces the opening of archery hunting in the Puuanahulu Game Management Area (GMA) on Hawaii Island beginning Saturday, March 1, 2014, and continuing on weekends and state holidays through June 29, 2014. Annual closure of the archery season in this GMA is from July through ...
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ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE OPENING OF THE HAWAII ISLAND 2014 SPRING BEARDED TURKEY SEASON  The Department of Land and Natural Resources announces the opening of the 2014 Spring Bearded Turkey Hunting Season on Saturday, March 1, 2014.  The spring season will run 31 consecutive days through Monday, March 31, 2014.  The spring season will be for ...
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HONOLULU – More than 140,000 acres of forest lands in Hawaii are now being managed to conserve Hawaii’s forests thanks to funding provided by Governor Abercrombie’s “The Rain Follows the Forest” Watershed Initiative. That number will increase to more than 480,000 acres by the time projects currently funded are completed. The administration’s goal, announced in 2011, is to double the acreage of protected watershed forests in a decade.