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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park – while viewing the Caldera crater a huge chunk of wall collapsed and was engulfed in bright orange lava. 185 more words
About 10,000 years ago, a land mammal miraculously survived the 2,500 or so miles of ocean between the North American continent and Hawai’i Island. The jury is still out on how it managed the trip, but the theory is that the ability to fly had something to do with it. 650 more words
My sister asked me if I ever stayed home these days; I’ve been indulging my passion for travel, right here on the Big Island. These staycations have made me appreciate, once again, the wonder of living in Paradise. 1,659 more words
Starting Tuesday, Nov. 1, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park will charge for all overnight camping as part of a plan to meet national standards for parks with similar visitor amenities. 272 more words
Work is complete on what could be the largest cat-proof fence — five miles in length — in the United States.
The fence in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is designed to protect the federally endangered ‘ua‘u, or Hawaiian petrel, from the birds’ primary threat: feral cats. 310 more words