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The Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of Forestry and Wildlife announces the addition of peafowl to the list of legal game birds in Pu‘u Wa‘awa‘a. Forest Reserve (Unit F) and Kapapala Cooperative Game Management Area (Unit J) for the island of Hawaii. The bag limit will be 1 peafowl per day for the ...
Read More Peafowl added to list of legal game birds in Pu‘u Wa‘awa‘a

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR SUZANNE D. CASE CHAIRPERSON   For Immediate News Release: September 29, 2020   JOIN THE KAULUNANI ADVISORY COUNCIL AND BECOME A LEADER IN URBAN AND COMMUNITY FORESTRY FOR HAWAI‘I (Honolulu) — Are you passionate about trees and their value for our well-being? Do ...
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Effective September 24 through October 31, 2020: Based on the latest guidance from the City and County of Honolulu and the State of Hawai‘i, trails, beaches, and sandbars on O‘ahu managed by the DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife are no longer closed due to COVID-19, provided that the conditions below are followed. Trails may ...
Read More UPDATED COVID-19 CLOSURE INFO FOR DOFAW RESOURCES ON O’AHU, 9/23/20

The Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW), in partnership with the Division of State Parks (DSP), has completed the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the proposed Kawainui-Hāmākua Master Plan project. This FEIS has been submitted to the Governor for Acceptance determination.   The FEIS was prepared in accordance ...
Read More Kawainui-Hāmākua Master Plan Final EIS Publication

The ‘āina of Hawai‘i has changed dramatically since the first Earth Day 50 years ago, and it changes with each generation.  For the 50th anniversary of International Earth Day, April 22nd, 2020, DLNR/DOFAW challenged Hawai‘i high school students to interview someone they know over the age of 50 about a place they both share, a ...
Read More Read the winning entries in our Wahi Pana essay contest!

Seeking providers for two U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service competitive grant programs: Wildland-Urban Interface and Landscape Scale Restoration Grants DOFAW is looking for other non-federal landowners, agencies and organizations interested in collaborating on joint projects across land ownership and management boundaries for both programs: WILDLAND URBAN INTERFACE GRANTS Funds to mitigate risk from ...
Read More FY 2021 Wildland-Urban Interface and Landscape Scale Restoration Grant Applications Open

During the COVID-19 outbreak, offices of the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife, will remain closed to the public. Because DOFAW’s programs are considered essential services, our staff continue to work in the field or remotely in order to continue serving the public. During this time, you can contact DOFAW via ...
Read More DOFAW Online Services & Office Closures During COVID-19 Emergency

DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES News Release DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR SUZANNE D. CASE  CHAIRPERSON FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 24, 2020 CALL FOR PROPOSALS: 2020 URBAN & COMMUNITY FORESTRY GRANTS Kaulunani Urban And Community Forestry Program opens call for their small Grants Program supporting up to $40,000 for urban and community forestry projects. (HAWAIʻI) ...
Read More CALL FOR PROPOSALS: 2020 URBAN & COMMUNITY FORESTRY GRANTS

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)  has created Prep Day to raise awareness of wildfire risk, to share information and knowledge, and to help residents make changes to improve the survival of their homes and neighborhoods. Make a difference The actions you take on Prep Day can make a difference in the survival of your home ...
Read More Wildfire Community Preparedness Day, Saturday May 2nd, 2020

The Aloha ʻĀina Moanalua curriculum is now available for schools wanting to explore the Moanalua ahupuaʻa. The grade 4 unit includes a Moanalua ahupuaʻa map, old photographs of the area, and lesson plans featuring moʻolelo (stories) of Moanalua. Register now; space is limited and open to other grade levels. PARTICIPATING TEACHERS WILL RECEIVE: A teacher’s ...
Read More Aloha ʻĀina Moanalua Curriculum Now Available

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