Latest News from Interior in Hawaiʻi 

Holei Sea Arch
In November 2016, a new MOU was signed by the Working Group's members to extend its formal existence to 2021 and adding the Small Business Administration to the Group.
Amakihi on Ohia Lehua
U.S. Department of the Interior announced today a final rule to create a pathway for reestablishing a formal government-to-government relationship with the Native Hawaiian Community.
Uhiuhi (Caesalpinia kavaiensis)
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has reopened a public comment period on its proposal to designate critical habitat on Hawai‘i Island, allowing further opportunity to comment on areas considered for exclusion in the final rule. Comment deadline is June 6, 2016.
Terraced Lo'i
The guide identifies Federal program and grant opportunities in health, housing, education, and labor for which members of the Native Hawaiian Community and Native Hawaiian organizations may apply.