Hawaii Fishing License 2015

Information and Where to Buy Your HI Fishing License

Interested in fishing in Hawaii? You'll need to buy the right license if you want to fish in 2015. Here's the deal...

Where to Buy Your 2015 Hawaii Fishing License

Getting your Hawaii fishing license for 2015 online is one option. You can also buy a license in person at a license agent or a DAR office.

No license is required to fish in the ocean, as long as you don't sell your catch. (There are places where shoreline fishing is prohibited, though.) Licenses and permits are required for other activities, including freshwater fishing.

Since Hawaii is surrounded by water and also has freshwater resources, there are a lot of different license options. Visit their license page for all of the different options.

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Interesting Facts About the Hawaii Fishing License 2015

There is some freshwater fishing in Hawaii, but most reservoirs, stream banks and even stream beds are privately owned. Outside Public Fishing Areas, fishing is allowed only by permission from the landowner.

Be sure to read the fishing regulations and the list of common questions. See the Hawaii Division of Aquatic Resources for more info about Hawaii State fishing licenses for 2015.

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