Maui Bottom Fishing Areas to Reopen

Maui County’s bottom fish restricted fishing area, Mokumana-Umalei, will reopen Monday, the state Department of Land and Natural Resources announced Thursday. Makahuena off Kauai and the Penguin Banks and Leleiwi off Hawaii island also will be reopened. However, noncommercial bottom fishers still are limited to taking or possessing a total of five “Deep 7” bottom fish per […]