Kaulunani, Hawaii’s Urban And Community Forestry Program Receives Sustainability Award For Hawaii-Pacific Weed Risk Assessment

Announcements

HONOLULU — The Kaulunani Urban and Community Forestry Program was recently awarded the PlantPono/Invasive Plants Advocacy Award from the Landscape Industry Council of Hawaii for having the vision to support the Hawaii-Pacific Weed Risk Assessment, which has transitioned from being a UH research project to one of the Hawai‘i Invasive Species Council's key prevention projects.

HONOLULU – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) is now accepting nominations for the 2014 National Register of Big Trees. Across the United States, the largest trees of their species joined the ranks of the more than 780 national champion trees listed in American Forests’ National Register of Big Trees. More than 40 new champions were crowned across 50 states and the District of Columbia, including 6 new champions in Hawaii.

HILO – Celebrate Arbor Day in Hawaii and “go green” by purchasing and planting a native plant from the Arbor Day plant sale on Friday, November 1 at Department of Land and Natural Resources’ Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) nurseries on the Big Island.

PU`U `O`O FERAL CATTLE CONTROL SPECIAL ACCESS LOTTERY RESULTS   A member of each selected hunter group must call to confirm acceptance of their hunt during the week prior to their hunt, but NO LATER… Read More »

LIHU‘E – The Department of Land and Natural Resources’ Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) welcomes the Kaua‘i community to its annual plant sale in celebration of Hawai‘i’s Arbor Day, on Friday, November 1, 2013 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Pua Loke Nursery, 4398D Pua Loke Road.

ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE 2013-2014 GAME BIRD HUNTING SEASON  The State of Hawaii, Department of Land and Natural Resources announces the opening of the 2013-2014 Game Bird Hunting Season on Saturday, November 2, 2013.  The fall… Read More »

STATE OF HAWAII DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES 2014 LANAI AXIS DEER HUNTING SEASON HUNT ANNOUNCEMENT   The State of Hawaii, Department of Land and Natural Resources is pleased to announce that application forms… Read More »

HILO -- The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) is issuing permits for control of feral goats in the makai portion -- and feral goat and feral sheep in the mauka portion -- of the Pu‘u Wa‘awa‘a (PWW) Forest Reserve, pursuant to Title 13, Chapter 123, “Rules Regulating Game Mammal Hunting,” §13-123-9, “Nuisance or crop damage.” This program will be conducted on weekends, starting Sept. 28, 2013, and ending Oct. 20, 2013.