Welcome to DAR

The mission of the Division of Aquatic Resources is to work with the people of Hawai‘i to manage, conserve and restore the state’s unique aquatic resources and ecosystems for present and future generations.


Closed seasons
‘Ama‘ama (striped mullet) closed Dec-Mar

Waikīkī-Diamond Head
Open to fishing during 2022
Closed to fishing during 2023

Kōke‘e, Kaua‘i
Rainbow trout season closed until Summer 2023

Coral bleaching
Saving Coral and The Coral Pledge
Report bleaching
Latest information: Recovery Plan
Coral Restoration Nursery video