DLNR MEDIA ADVISORY: OVERHARVESTING OF SEA CUCUMBERS

Posted on Jun 18, 2015 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

The recent mass harvesting of sea cucumbers from near shore waters in Hawaii is prompting the Department of Land and Natural Resources to request emergency actions to prevent the depletion of this marine resource.

What:
News Conference

When:
June 18, 2015
2:30 p.m.

Where:
DLNR Chairperson’s Office (Breezeway)

Who:

  • Suzanne Case, DLNR Chairperson
  • Jason Redulla,  DLNR Division of Conservation & Resources Enforcement Acting Chief

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Media Contact:
Dan Dennison
Senior Communications Manager
Office of the Chair
Hawaii Department of Land & Natural Resources
1151 Punchbowl Street, Room 130
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

Tel    808-587-0407
Cell   808-295-8749
Fax   808-587-0390
Dan.W.Dennison@hawaii.gov