LIHUE — The state is continuing its efforts to restore the Pu‘u Ka Pele Forest Reserve on Kauai and the newly out-planted koa trees within the previously burned and logged area by carrying out an animal control hunt within a designated portion of the forest reserve.
The animal control will begin on June 6 and continue until the end of the year.
For more information and to sign up to participate in this control hunt, only group leaders are required to attend a meeting/lottery and sign up at a public meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the State Office Building, 3060 ‘Eiwa Street Room 209, in Lihue.
The designated area for this control hunt will be Polihale Ridge (Trail 4) and Hikimoe Ridge. This will be a night animal control hunt. Hunting nights will be designated through a lottery system.