News Releases

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate News Release June 7, 2013 KEEHI BOATER ARRESTED FOR TERRORISTIC THREATENING HONOLULU —   A boater at Keehi Small Boat Harbor was arrested today on charges of threatening the life of a DLNR boating division harbor agent.  ...
Read More 06/07/13 – Keehi Boater Arrested For Terroristic Threatening

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate News Release June 7, 2013 CEREMONY SIGNALS START OF KAWAIHAE SMALL BOAT HARBOR (SOUTH) IMPROVEMENTS KAILUA-KONA, HAWAII — The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation today heldp a ceremonial ground ...
Read More 06/07/13 – Ceremony Signals Start of Kawaihae Small Boat Harbor (South) Improvements

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES Media Release NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate Meida Release June 7, 2013   Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary and Conservation International’s Hawai‘i Fish Trust host free youth and family fishing photo contest with the Sportfishing Conservancy The Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National ...
Read More 06/07/13 – Free Youth And Family Fishing Photo Contest With The Sportfishing Conservancy 

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate Release June 3, 2013   PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING TOMORROW ON MALA BOAT LAUNCHING RAMP PROJECT LAHAINA — The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) will hold a public information meeting at 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, ...
Read More 06/03/13 – Public Information Meeting Tomorrow On Mala Boat Launching Ramp Project

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate Release May 31, 2013   LAVA TREE STATE MONUMENT TO CLOSE FOR TREE TRIMMING WORK HILO – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Division of State Parks will close the Lava Tree State Monument starting ...
Read More 05/31/13 – Lava Tree State Monument To Close For Tree Trimming Work

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate Release May 30, 2013   STATE CLOSELY MONITORING CONTINUED KOA MOTH OUTBREAK ON HAWAI‘I ISLAND Signs of Natural Recovery Seen in Areas Impacted Earlier  Koa Moth Flight Moth Kea Koa Forest (Map) HILO — First detected in January, ...
Read More 05/30/13 – State Closely Monitoring Continued Koa Moth Outbreak On Hawai’i Island

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate Release May 29, 2013 MANOA FALLS TRAIL COMMUNITY WORK DAY THIS SATURDAY   HONOLULU — In recognition of National Trails Day®, the Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) O‘ahu Na Ala Hele Trail and Access Program ...
Read More 05/29/13 – Manoa Falls Trail Community Work Day This Saturday

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release   NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate Release May 29, 2013 PUBLIC INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN ONLINE SURVEY ON HAWAIIAN SANDALWOOD TREES HONOLULU– The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) is seeking public input regarding the ...
Read More 05/29/13 – Public Invited To Participate In Online Survey On Hawaiian Sandalwood Trees

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release   NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate Release May 29, 2013 STATE PARKS TAKES NEXT MANAGEMENT STEP TO BALANCE RESOURCE PROTECTION AND PUBLIC RECREATIONAL USE AT KEALAKEKUA BAY Permits now available with specific conditions for recreational vessels KAILUA-KONA — The Department of Land ...
Read More 05/29/13 – State Parks Takes Next Management Step To Balance Resource Protection and Public Recreational Use At Kealakekua Bay

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release   NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR WILLIAM J. AILA JR, CHAIRPERSON For Immediate Release May 24, 2013   LARGE FLOATING CONTAINER SPOTTED OFF WINDWARD OAHU Public asked to immediately call DLNR to report position HONOLULU —  The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) is asking for the public’s ...
Read More 05/24/13 – Large Floating Container Spotted Off Windward Oahu – Public asked to immediately call DLNR to report position