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A telephoto view of the east lake margin showed that the spattering was focused in small embayments created by promontories of cooled, congealed lava jutting from the vent wall. Photo taken Tuesday, February 14, 2017 courtesy of USGS/HVO

Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for February 16, 2017

Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. This past week, the summit lava lake level varied between about 20 and 38 m (66–125 ft) below the vent rim.

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Sen. Hirono introduces bill to improve volcano monitoring and early warning

Senators Mazie K. Hirono, Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) introduced legislation to improve volcano monitoring and early warning capabilities that help keep communities and travelers safe.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for February 9, 2017

The 61g flow was still active, with lava entering the ocean near Kamokuna and surface breakouts near Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for February 2, 2017

The 61g flow was still active, with lava entering the ocean near Kamokuna. The sea cliff adjacent to the Kamokuna ocean entry has become highly unstable and could collapse with no warning.

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Photo taken Wednesday, January 25, 2017 courtesy of USGS/HVO

Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for January 26, 2017

The 61g flow was still active, with lava entering the ocean near Kamokuna and surface breakouts near Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō.

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Fire/rescue responded to a 9:36 a.m. alarm Wednesday (Jan 25) for a structure fire on Liona Street in the Volcano district.

Crews arrived to find an 1,800 square-foot wooden home with the rear area on fire with grey smoke pouring from broken windoes and the roof.

Volcano home suffers severe fire damage Wednesday morning (Jan 25)

Fire/rescue responded to a 9:36 a.m. alarm Wednesday (Jan 25) for a structure fire on Liona Street in the Volcano district. Crews arrived to find an 1,800 square-foot wooden home with the rear area on fire with grey smoke pouring from broken windoes and the roof.

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Photo taken Sunday, January 15, 2017 courtesy of USGS/HVO

Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for January 19, 2017

This past week, the summit lava lake level varied between about 98–172 feet below the vent rim. The 61g flow was still active, with lava entering the ocean near Kamokuna.

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Police are still searching for a Volcano man reported missing in 2015

Hawaiʻi Island police are renewing their request for information about a 51-year-old Volcano man who was reported missing in 2015. Eddie Seenarine was last seen in the Volcano area on September 30, 2015. He is described as 5-foot-9, 176 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. Police ask anyone with any information on his whereabouts […]

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for January 12, 2017

This past week, the summit lava lake level varied between about 16.5 and 33.5 m (54–110 ft) below the vent rim.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for January 5, 2017

The 61g lava flow was still active and entering the ocean near Kamokuna. On December 31, nearly all the eastern Kamokuna lava delta collapsed into the ocean.

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Park Ranger addresses large group of visitors at Jaggar Museum observation deck. Photo courtesy NPS

Tips for visiting Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park during the busy holiday season

Hawaii National Park, Hawai‘i – Park visitation surges during the holiday travel season and this week is no exception with parking lots at popular destinations at capacity.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for December 29, 2016

Mauna Loa is not erupting. During the past week, only a few small-magnitude earthquakes occurred beneath the volcano.

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