The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001153391-01
Public Hearings


The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR), Division of Forestry and Wildlife, is authorized to manage and regulate public lands set apart as forest reserves as detailed in Chapter 183, Hawaii Revised Statues (HRS). Pursuant to Sections 183-12 and 183-13, HRS, DLNR hereby provides notice of public hearing for 2 proposed changes affecting the area of government forest reserve lands on Oahu:

1. Addition of Tax Map Key (1) 6-3-001:003, 6-4-004:011, 7-1-002:011, and 7-2-001:003 comprising approximately 2,881.626 acres to the Ewa Forest Reserve, Paalaa-Uka, Waialua, and Wahiawa, Oahu.

2. Addition of Tax Map Key (1) 3-4-015:034 comprising approximately 25,731 square feet to the Honolulu Watershed Forest Reserve, Waiomao, Palolo, Oahu.

DLNR will hold a public hearing to discuss the proposed Forest Reserve System changes at 5:30pm, December 20, 2018, at the Kalanimoku Building, Land Board Conference Room 132, 1151 Punchbowl Street, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96813.

All interested persons are urged to attend the public hearing to present relevant information and individual opinion for the DLNR to consider. Persons unable to attend or wishing to present additional comments may mail written testimony postmarked no later than January 4, 2019 to Forestry Program Manager, Division of Forestry and Wildlife, 1151 Punchbowl St., #325, Honolulu, HI 96813.

Any person requesting an auxiliary aid or service (i.e. large print materials, sign language interpreters) is asked to contact Marissa Chee at 808-587-4177 or through the Telecommunication Relay Service at 711 by December 12, 2018.
(SA/TGI/HTH/WHT1153391 12/2/18)