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Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources

Deadline Looms for Ige to Pick New DLNR Chair Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Deadline Looms for Ige to Pick New DLNR Chair

With the Carleton Ching appointment behind him, the governor has until Monday to nominate someone else if the Senate is to confirm him or her this session.
Remembering Laura Thielen’s Own DLNR Confirmation Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Remembering Laura Thielen’s Own DLNR Confirmation

In spite of "many strong concerns about the nominee," Lingle's appointment received more than enough votes.
LIVE: Day 2 of Carleton Ching’s DLNR Nomination Hearing Cory Lum/Civil Beat

LIVE: Day 2 of Carleton Ching’s DLNR Nomination Hearing

Hawaii senators continue their questioning of the controversial chairman nominee for the Department of Land and Natural Resources.
LIVE: Carleton Ching’s DLNR Nomination Hearing Cory Lum/Civil Beat

LIVE: Carleton Ching’s DLNR Nomination Hearing

Watch the live stream of the controversial nominee for chairman of the Department of Land and Natural Resources.
Cabinet Website Says Ching Already Leads DLNR Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Cabinet Website Says Ching Already Leads DLNR

That's premature, as Gov. Ige's nomination to lead the land board still awaits Senate confirmation.
Ige Urges Senators to Support Carleton Ching Nomination for DLNR Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige Urges Senators to Support Carleton Ching Nomination for DLNR

The governor sent a letter to senators listing reasons to support his controversial nominee, ranging from his executive experience to the fact that he grew up in Hawaii.
Pod Squad on Carleton Ching, Ige’s Controversial DLNR Pick Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Pod Squad on Carleton Ching, Ige’s Controversial DLNR Pick

Columnist Ian Lind joins the Civil Beat podcast team to discuss Carleton Ching's nomination to head the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources.
Governor Stands Behind Decision to Nominate Ching for DLNR Director Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Governor Stands Behind Decision to Nominate Ching for DLNR Director

David Ige held his first "media availability," something he said he'd do regularly.
DLNR: ‘Serious Natural Resource Damage’ Leads to Kaena Point Changes DLNR

DLNR: ‘Serious Natural Resource Damage’ Leads to Kaena Point Changes

The agency is implementing a vehicle access permit system for the heavily used roads at the state park reserve.