VOLCANO: A colorful wall mural of Hawaiian deities painted by Herb Kawainui Kane has been restored at Jaggar Museum in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park.
HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK – All backcountry areas in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park will be closed as of 5 p.m. on Tues., Aug. 4, in anticipation of the heavy rain and wind forecast with the arrival of Tropical Storm Guillermo. No backcountry permits will be issued until park staff reassess the storm’s impact, the National […]
HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK – Starting on August 3, a popular Hawaii Volcanoes National Park lava tube will become a dead end. Park officials say the exit route trail leading out of the famous Thurston Lava Tube will be closed while workers replace an electrical line. The lava tube will remain open, and the trail […]
HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK, Hawaii – This week’s Volcano Watch article, written by scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey`s Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, details the international draw of the Big Island’s volcanic hazards. Hawai’i’s mid-Pacific location makes it an excellent meeting ground for globally dispersed collaborators of all kinds. For the next two weeks, the USGS […]