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(Kahului) – Rules pertaining to the Kahului Harbor Fisheries Management Area (FMA) and the take and possession of ‘oama on the island of Maui have been updated and take effect beginning tomorrow. The new rule amendments for Kahului Harbor: Prohibit the use of all nets in the harbor with the exception of a “landing net” ...
Read More DLNR News Release: NEW FISHING REGULATIONS FOR KAHULUI HARBOR AND ‘OAMA BEGIN TOMORROW

Governor David Ige and the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will dedicate the newly built Consolidated Rental Car Facility (CONRAC) at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL). WHEN:         Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, 10 a.m. WHERE:        Daniel K. Inouye International Airport second floor of CONRAC, see attached map SPEAKERS:         Governor David Ige       ...
Read More DOT News Release: DEDICATION FOR CONSOLIDATED RENTAL CAR FACILITY

(Lahaina) – An informational meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 30, for those interested in learning about management plans for state lands between Honolua Bay and Honokōhau Bay on Maui. The State acquired this area in 2014 following a tremendous effort by the community to manage development of the agricultural lands surrounding Honolua Bay. ...
Read More DLNR News Release: PLANS SHARED FOR LANDS BETWEEN HONOLUA BAY AND HONOKŌHAU BAY

(Kuaokala Game Management Area, O‘ahu) – Delectable, small game birds are undoubtedly at the center of some Thanksgiving meals on O‘ahu and Kaua‘i, today. Hunters got the birds using a put-and-take system set up by the DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW). Since 2017, DOFAW has flown hundreds of birds, some 4,100 miles from ...
Read More DLNR News Release: PHEASANTS OR PARTRIDGE GRACE SOME THANKSGIVING TABLES IN HAWAI‘I

HONOLULU –The State of Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) hosted the 2021 Protect Our Water Conference on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021. Once again, the annual training was held virtually where participants could interact with speakers and vendors alike. Over 450 attendees took part in the virtual conference. HDOT employees, contractors, subcontractors, consultants, other MS4 permittees, ...
Read More DOT News Release: THE STATE OF HAWAII DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION HOSTED THE 2021 PROTECT OUR WATER VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

HONOLULU – COVID-19 testing is continuously being conducted in the state prisons and jails as well as in the contracted Saguaro Correctional Center in Eloy, AZ. The latest testing updates received for other correctional facilities are as follows: Oahu Community Correctional Center – 19 negative inmate results. Maui Community Correctional Center – 11 negative inmate test ...
Read More PSD News Release: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY COVID-19 UPDATE

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige and the county mayors today announced the next phase of state and county measures related to COVID-19. The following basic measures have proven to be effective and will remain unchanged in the next emergency proclamation relating to COVID-19: The Hawaiʻi Safe Travels Program; The indoor mask mandate; The vaccination or ...
Read More Office of the News Release: Next phase of state and county COVID-19 measures announced

HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) reminds everyone to celebrate smartly this holiday season. “Many people in Hawai‘i are fully vaccinated and should be able to get together with family and friends to celebrate the holidays. We’ve taken big steps forward and our behavior in the coming weeks can show that we really ...
Read More DOH News Release: Celebrate Thanksgiving safely

(HONOLULU) –Nature lovers can now celebrate Giving Tuesday on Nov. 30 with a new donation opportunity to give back to the land.  Anyone can explore the remarkable Hawai‘i Natural Area Reserves System (NARS) in an online tour and then make a direct donation to help preserve these unique and special places. The online donation portal ...
Read More DLNR News Release: HELP PROTECT THE MOST ENDANGERED NATURAL AREAS OF HAWAI‘I

MEDIA ADVISORY WHAT:          News Conference – Proclamation Relating to COVID-19 WHEN:          Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 1:00 pm WHO:            Governor David Ige with: Mayor Rick Blangiardi, City & County of Honolulu Mayor Mike Victorino, Maui County Mayor Mitch Roth, Hawaiʻi County Jason Chang, COO, The Queens Health Systems and President of the Queen’s Medical Center Greg ...
Read More Office of the Governor Media Advisory: Proclamation Relating to COVID-19

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