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Hawaii residents encouraged to participate in new vog study

A new study to examine how people who live downwind of Kilauea Volcano cope with volcanic gas emissions, or vog, is currently underway.

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Monitoring lava flows with boots on the ground and eyes in the sky

Volcano Watch is a weekly article and activity update written by scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey`s Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. 

This month, our Volcano Watch articles are focusing on how the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) monitors Kīlauea’s June 27th lava flow.  710 more words


NASA researchers t return to Kilauea Volcano in March 2015. Post #151.

Source:  NASA/Hawaii Tribune-Herald, 16 January 2015.


NASA scientists will return to a fissure on Kilauea in March 2015 to continue mapping the narrow volcanic formation. 311 more words

Volcano Explorer

One day in June, newly minted geography graduate Jessica Williams (LAS ’14) stepped from a helicopter onto the Pu’u O’o Cinder Cone on the Big Island of Hawaii. 586 more words