Figure 6:

Annual wild-harvest of three edible Hawaiian species from 1986 through 2017 statewide and total number of permits issued by Hawaiʻi State Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR).

Data for limu kohu (Asparagopsis taxiformis), limu wāwaeʻiole (Codium spp.), and limu manauea+ogo (Gracilaria spp.) were obtained from the Division of Aquatic Resources (DAR) (R. Okano, personal comm. 2018) and from DLNR reports (1990, 1994, 2001, 2002). DLNR Gracilaria data from 1989 only include the first 6 months of the year.

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