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HVNP notice of flight operations

MEDIA RELEASE Hawaii Volcanoes National Park announces the following upcoming flight plans for August and September 2014: * Aug. 26, between 8 a.m. and noon, transport fence materials and equipment for fencing project in upper Kahuku above Ka‘u Forest Reserve. * Aug. 26 and Aug. 28, between 8 a.m. and noon, petrel monitoring from the […]

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Two long-time HVNP volunteers retire

MEDIA RELEASE Gail Minami-Judd retired from Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on May 31, 2014, following 31 years of dedication to the National Park Service (NPS). She served as the Supervisory Park Ranger and Kilauea District Ranger for the Protection Division since 1990. Gail began her career at the USS Arizona Memorial on Oahu in 1983, […]

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Hilo man held on felony charge after stolen truck crash Sunday (May 18)

One Hilo man is being held on a felony charge and another has been release from police custody in connection with a stolen truck that crashed Sunday morning (May 18). The crash occurred in the Volcano area under the federal jurisdiction of the National Park Service. After the driver, 25-year-old Hiram Kawelu of Hilo and […]

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Nation Park Week’s Go Wild for Culture’ (April 19-27)

MEDIA RELEASE The National Park Service, in partnership with the National Park Foundation, will celebrate National Park Week April 19-27 with a free-admission weekend and special events nationwide. The theme for this year’s National Park Week invites visitors to Go Wild! for history, nature, culture, wildlife, and fun in America’s national parks. At Hawaii Volcanoes […]

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Hula Kahiko at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Volcano Art Center’s Hula Kahiko series featured a performance by kumu hula Micah Kamohoali`i with Halau Na Kipu‘upu‘u Saturday (April 12).

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Public able to join in trip, partly recorded from students’-eye view via ‘Grab & Go Glassroom’

Hawaii, Mexico students explore volcano in virtual field trip

Public able to join in trip, partly recorded from students’-eye view via ‘Grab & Go Glassroom’

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Hawaii schools joins Mexico City school for virtual field trip

MEDIA RELEASE On Monday, April 14, Keaau Elementary fourth and fifth graders will visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park for a hike into Kilauea Iki. Students from three Oahu schools – Nanakuli Elementary, Hale Kula Elementary and University Laboratory – and students from Peterson Schools in Mexico City will be virtually joining Keaau students via Google […]

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HVNP, After Dark in the Park (April)

MEDIA RELEASE Hawaii Volcanoes National Park continues its tradition of sharing Hawaiian culture and After Dark in the Park programs with the community and visitors in April. To celebrate the Merrie Monarch Festival’s 51st anniversary, special cultural presentations are offered April 23-25. All programs are free, but park entrance fees apply. Programs are co-sponsored by […]

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Explore the Kahuku area of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Everyone is invited to participate in the upcoming Kahuku programs, offered April through June 2014, in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. Free! Palm Trail, People and Land of Kahuku and ‘Ōhi‘a Lehua are three of the hikes scheduled.

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Volunteers sought for Stewardship at the Summit April through June 2014

Protect the Hawaiian ecosystem from invasive, non-native plant species by volunteering for “Stewardship at the Summit” programs in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park.

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Heavy equipment operator Herbert Botelho uses a backhoe to clear the road. Herbert removed approximately 100 cubic yards of lava rock and debris from the roadway. NPS Photo/J.Ferracane

Landslide closes portion of Chain of Craters Road

Park rangers at Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park closed a section of Chain of Craters Road below Kealakomo due to a landslide beneath the Hōlei Pali.

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Halemaumau Overlook Vent at Kilauea Caldera. NPS Photo by Michael Szoenyi

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park receives 1,583,209 Visitors in 2013

“We are pleased to again report an increase of visitors eager to enjoy Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park, a World Heritage Site,” said Park Superintendent Cindy Orlando.

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