DOFAW Administrative Rules
These are the Administrative Rules promulgated by the Division of Forestry and Wildlife.
|Administrative Rules of the Division of Forestry & Wildlife These are the current Administrative Rules for the State of Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife as authorized by the Hawaii Revised Statutes. The major functions of the Division of Forestry and Wildlife are to be found in HRS “Title 12: Conservation and Resources” at http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/docs/HRS.htm. If you do not find the rules that you are seeking on this list, you may return to the DLNR rules page by clicking here, and try another Division. DOFAW draft rules can be found here. You can always email us at email@example.com, or call us during business hours at (808) 587-0166.
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|Chapter 3||Alakai Wilderness Preserve, Island of Kauai|
|Chapter 104||Activities within forest reserves|
|Chapter 105||Restricted watersheds|
|Chapter 106||Tree Farms|
|Chapter 107||Threatened and endangered plants (note: these regulations do not include a list of threatened and endangered plants. For a list of Hawaii’s T&E plants click here.)|
|Chapter 109||Forest Stewardship [size: 644Kb]. Forest Stewardship National Standards and Guidelines are here.|
|Chapter 121||Hunting (general regulations)|
|Game bird hunting, field trials and commercial shooting preserves.|
|Game mammal hunting.|
|Chapter 124||Indigenous Wildlife, Endangered & Threatened Wildlife, Injurious Wildlife, Introduced Wild Birds, and Introduced Wildlife|
|Chapter 124, Exhibits||Lists of indigenous, endangered and threatened wildlife in Hawaii (Exhibits 1-3). Includes a list of introduced wild birds, other than game birds that have become established in Hawaii and a list of injurious species of wildlife in Hawaii (Exhibits 4 & 5).|
|Chapter 125||Wildlife sanctuaries.|
|Chapter 126||Wildlife sanctuaries.|
|Chapter 130||Trail and Access program (Na Ala Hele Program).|
|Chapter 140||Legacy Land Conservation Program|
|Chapter 208||Natural Area Reserves System (NARS) Commission.|
|Chapter 209||Activities within Natural Area Reserves. Includes permitted activities, prohibited activities, and special use permits, and penalties.|
|Chapter 210||Application, Approval, and Administration of the Natural Area Partnership Program.|
The Department of Land and Natural Resources receives financial support under the Federal Aid in Sport Fish and Wildlife Restoration and other federal programs. Under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and the laws of the State of Hawaii, the U.S. Department of Interior and the State of Hawaii prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, and disability. If you believe that you have been discriminated against in any program, activity or facility, or if you desire information, please write to: Affirmative Action Officer, Personnel Office, Department of Land and Natural Resources, 1151 Punchbowl Street, Rm. 231, Honolulu, HI 96813, or the Federal agency supporting the program.