Special-use permit for researchers working across Kauaʻi State Parks and Forestry and Wildlife lands

Kauaʻi Announcements

A special-use permit is now available from the DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife and Division of State Parks. This permit is designed for researchers and workers working across lands on Kauaʻi that are managed… Read More »

Celebrating Lehua Island through Art Forestry and Wildlife is partnering with Island Conservation and the Kaua’i Society of Artists to host an art show focused on the natural beauty, native species, and the powerful mana… Read More »

Hunting Encouraged in Unit E2, Including Nā Pali-Kona Forest Reserve Kauaʻi Division of Forestry and Wildlife would like to encourage public hunting in Unit E2, recently enclosed areas, by temporarily allowing overnight camping at designated… Read More »

  To give the public the opportunity to submit applications, forms, etc. to our DOFAW Kauai office; A drop off box has been installed on the side of the state building.  All forms of payments… Read More »

  LOOP ROAD STATUS OPENING OF WAILUA FOREST MANAGEMENT ROAD “LOOP ROAD” Completed road construction  The road, better known as loop road has been closed for 3 years due to flood damage in 2018.  Repairs… Read More »

Want to know information about DOFAW Kauai forestry lands? This map allows you to click on various layers that include: Hunting units, hiking trails, proposed projects and many more information.  Use this interactive web map… Read More »

Decade-Long Eradication Effort at State Sea Bird Sanctuary is Complete Photos courtesy of Marci Brimhall and DLNR  (LĪHUʻE) – Just in time for Earth Day 2021, Lehua Island, the tiny, but mighty island off Kaua‘i’s… Read More »

Extra vigilance now needed to prevent further spread (LĪHU‘E) – For the first time, the more virulent of two fungal pathogens known to cause Rapid ‘Ōhi‘a Death has been confirmed in the Kōke‘e area along Miloliʻi… Read More »

HUNTERS SOUGHT TO ASSIST WITH ANIMAL REMOVAL IN UPPER HONOPU   (LIHU‘E) –The DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) will soon begin constructing a fence in the upper Honopū Valley. The purpose of this… Read More »

Here you can learn about the DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife’s proposed Kaua’í projects, as well as provide your mana’o as a forest user. Hunters, hikers, cultural practitioners, and other visitors are the eyes… Read More »