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Watch as Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Explodes Pillars of Lava and Billowing Smoke Clouds

A powerful explosion in an active Hawaiian lava crater was captured on webcam by the US Geological Survey. The footage shows how a rock fall prompted the lava lake to burst. 492 more words

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HVO downgrades Kilauea alert level from warning to watch

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory is downgrading the volcano alert level for Kilauea from “warning” to “watch.”

Eruption of lava continues at both the Puʻu ʻŌʻō vent on Kīlauea Volcano’s East Rift Zone and in Halemaʻumaʻu Crater at the volcano’s summit. 539 more words


The Latest USGS Lava Flow Photos

The following photos were released by the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (USGS) (Dated March 17, 2015) . Note: these photos  were not taken in areas currently accessible to the public. 397 more words


Hawaiian Volcano Observatory eruption report, 13 March 2015.

Recent Kilauea Status Reports, Updates, and Information Releases HAWAIIAN VOLCANO OBSERVATORY DAILY UPDATEU.S. Geological SurveyFriday, March 13, 2015 8:29 AM HST (Friday, March 13, 2015 18:29 UTC)This report on the status of Kilauea volcanic activity, in addition to maps, photos, and Webcam images (available at… 280 more words


Kīlauea Volcano’s summit eruption in Halema‘uma‘u Crater turns 7 soon

The following is an excerpt from this week’s edition of the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory‘s Volcano Watch, with tips on viewing the Halema‘uma‘u eruption within… 1,066 more words

Pacific Island National Parks

How to find out about the June 27th lava flow. Post #176.

Sources:  Hawaii Tribune-Herald, 12 March 2015.

Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.


Ever since the June 27th lava flow began its slow march toward Pahoa Village on Hawaii Island, I’ve been asked to provide a central point for information, alerts, and security procedures concerning this “disaster in slow motion.”  Hawaii County Civil Defense conducts daily overflights of the flow area and reports the findings on Hilo and Kailua-Kona radio stations. 529 more words

HVO Kilauea Status

HVO Kilauea Status.


Please click on link to access the full report.  This is the current eruption report as of 11 March 2015.  You can access videos, photos, maps, and other media concerning the recent eruption at:  http://www.hvo.wr.usgs.gov/activity/kilaueastatus.php. 83 more words