Grant opportunity: Community Wildfire Defense Grant Program

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The Community Wildfire Defense Grant (CWDG) Program is offering funding to assist communities to prevent, plan, and mitigate for wildfire risks. Grants prioritize communities in areas identified as having high or very high wildfire hazard… Read More »

Explore the online platform, read the draft plan, and comment by June 7

INPUT SOUGHT FOR MANAGEMENT OF KĪPAHULU FOREST RESERVE ON MAUI Online platform streamlines community participation (KAUPŌ, MAUI) –Management efforts on the southeast slopes of Haleakalā aim to gradually restore the native forest ecosystem of Maui’s… Read More »

2023 is a big year for our small snails. Check out events and opportunities to get involved in the Year of the Kāhuli.

Governor Josh Green M.D. today issued a proclamation declaring 2023, the Year of the Kāhuli. These colorful native tree snails are not your garden variety type, but species that used to inhabit virtually every ecosystem across the state and have played a significant role in the natural and cultural life of Hawai‘i.

Visit dlnr.hawaii.gov/kaniakapupu to take the tour and experience this site in a legal, respectful way.

Explore the reserve, read the draft plan, and share your voice

Five proposed changes, including four additions totaling roughly 8,100 acres and one withdrawal of about 2.7 acres, are being considered for the State Forest Reserve System (FRS), which is managed by the DLNR Division of… Read More »