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 2024

Kōke‘e, Kaua‘i
Closed until Summer 2024

West Hawai‘i Regional FMA
Pāku‘iku‘i closed until Dec 2024

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