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May 02, 2018

Volcano Overflight: ‘Lava on the Move!’

The complete collapse of the active vent on Kīlauea's east rift zone on April 30, sent an amazing ash plume skyward...
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April 14, 2018

Fee Increase for Pu’uhonua o Hōnaunau

The National Park Service (NPS) announced that Pu‘uhōnua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park will also modify its entrance fees.
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October 30, 2017

Woman Found Dead in Volcano Caldera

According to Chief Ranger John Broward, the woman appears to have died after falling from the edge beyond Crater Rim Trail.
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August 17, 2017

Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park to Host Zero Mile Run Fundraiser

Join the Friends of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park (FHVNP) for a charity fun run on Saturday, Aug. 19 at 11 a.m., sponsored by Volcano Rainforest Runs.
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August 15, 2017

Volcano Watch: Largest Hawaiian Earthquake in a Decade Reminds Us to Be Prepared

The 5.3-magnitude earthquake on June 8, 2017, was the highest intensity recorded for any earthquake in the State of Hawai‘i since 2006.
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July 18, 2017

USGS Map Reveals Geologic History of Mauna Loa Volcano’s NE Flank

The new “Geologic map of the northeast flank of Mauna Loa volcano, Island of Hawaiʻi” was recently published by the U.S. Geological Survey.
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July 07, 2017

‘Volcano Watch:’ A Treasure Trove of Information

With over 1,000 articles on almost every volcano topic imaginable, the "Volcano Watch" archive is a treasure trove of information on Hawaiian volcanoes.
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June 30, 2017

Kīlauea Rivals Fourth of July Fireworks

For many years, Kīlauea Volcano has captivated onlookers with its own version of “fireworks.”
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May 23, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park Events for June

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park has released its upcoming Hawaiian Culture and After Dark in the Park programs schedule for the month of June.
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February 28, 2017

Hirono Introduces Bill to Strengthen Volcano Monitoring

Sen. Mazie K. Hirono and other senators introduced legislation to improve volcano monitoring and early warning capabilities.
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January 06, 2017

How Well Do You Know USGS Volcano Observatories?

USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory presents the first in a series about USGS volcano observatories across the country.
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January 03, 2017

New Coastal Lava Viewing Area Due to Delta Collapse

A new lava viewing area has been opened at the Kamokuna ocean entry in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park after a two-day closure caused by a lava delta collapse...
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January 01, 2017

VIDEO UPDATE: Delta Collapse Closes Kamokuna Ocean Entry

A large section of the 26-acre lava delta formed by the 61g lava flow collapsed into the ocean around 2:45 p.m. on New Year’s Eve...
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December 29, 2016

Holiday Visitors Flock to Volcanoes National Park

The park remains a powerful draw for visitors who want to see volcanic activity. #BigIslandNow #BigIslandNowVOLCANO #BigIslandVolcano #HawaiiVolcanoesNationalPark
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December 12, 2016

Kīpukapuaulu Picnic Area Improvements Complete

The new wheelchair-accessible path is complete at the Kīpukapuaulu day-use picnic area on Mauna Loa Road, and the area is open for visitor enjoyment.
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