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HONOLULU, UPDATE, March 19, 2015 – THERE WILL BE TWO PARTIAL TRAIL CLOSURES THE WEEK OF MARCH 22-28: March 24th (Tuesday) and March 27th (Friday), the trail will close at 12 noon and will reopen… Read More »

LIHU‘E – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) announces an open fishing season for rainbow trout in the Koke‘e Public Fishing Area (PFA) on Kaua‘i, beginning Saturday, June 20, 2015. Anglers may fish… Read More »

HONOLULU – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR), Division of State Parks is seeking applications for several vacancies on the Koke‘e State Park Advisory Council, a nine-member council appointed by the Governor, the… Read More »

LIHUE  —The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) will hold an informational meeting regarding the design options for improvements to the entry roadway and park roadways in the Polihale State Park.    The meeting… Read More »

Kahului, Maui– When Hurricane Iselle stormed through the Hawaiian Islands in August 2014, it left a wide path of destruction in forests from the Big Island of Hawaii to Maui and all the way up… Read More »

In response to continued illegal campers abusing the fragile and overtaxed Nāpali Coast State Wilderness Park, Kauaʻi, camping permits are now required to hike beyond Hanakāpīʻai Valley along the Kalalau Trail.  Hanakāpīʻai is a two… Read More »

Damage from Tropical Storm Iselle has been addressed, public welcomed back into all park areas   HILO, UPDATE February 27, 2015  — The Division of State Parks has reopened all areas of Lava Tree State… Read More »

  SERIOUS NATURAL RESOURCE DAMAGE LEADS TO CHANGES AT KA’ENA POINT Off-Road Use Prompts Permit System download Permit application download Permit FAQs HONOLULU – Following close collaboration with a community advisory group and a voluntary… Read More »

LIHUE – The State Board of Land and Natural Resources approved the Kokeʻe State Park Master Plan at its meeting on Oct. 24, 2013.  The result of a highly collaborative process with the Kaua’i community,… Read More »

In response to public demand and to promote improved public safety, beginning May 19, 2010, permits for Nāpali Coast will be issued for Kalalau only, the preferred destination at the end of the 11-mile Kalalau… Read More »