New digital model of Halemaumau Crater, 17 July 2018


Accessed on 18 July 2018, 0619 UTC, Post #17236. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/2018/07/17/hawaii-news/video-digital-model-shows-inward-slumping-of-kilauea-volcanos-caldera-area/ Please click link to view this fascinating video of the rapidly changing Halemaumau Crater at the Kilauea summit. Comment: The floor of the Halemaumau Crater has "slumped" approximately 1,480 feet/450 meters since the onset of the Kilauea eruption on 03 May 2018.  Images taken … Continue reading New digital model of Halemaumau Crater, 17 July 2018

East Rift Zone Eruption Update, Sunday evening, 13 May 2018


Accessed on 14 May 2018, 0513 UTC, Post #16804. Source: Email from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency. Here's the latest eruption and lava flow update from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency: A message from COUNTY OF HAWAII This is a Civil Defense Message for Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 6 PM.   Hawaiian … Continue reading East Rift Zone Eruption Update, Sunday evening, 13 May 2018

Hiker dies while viewing active lava flow in lower Puna


Hawaii News Digest, 02 February 2018, 0500 UTC, Post #16317. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/2018/02/01/hawaii-news/hiker-dies-while-viewing-lava Reporters:  Michael Brestovansky and John Burnett ("Hawaii Tribune-Herald"). Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park spokeswoman Jessica Ferracane has confirmed the death of hiker today (01 February 2018) during a hike into an active lava area in … Continue reading Hiker dies while viewing active lava flow in lower Puna

Hiking with a Goddess at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park


Hawaii News Digest, 01 January 2018, 2045 UTC, Post #16198. Source: http://www.trailblazerhawaii.com/2017/12/hiking-with-goddess-at-hawaii-volcanoes.html Additional Source: Trailblazer Hawaii, Wednesday, December 27, 2017. Please click link or enter post title in your browser search box to read the full article and to view the stunning photographs. Comment: "Trailblazer Hawaii" is one of my favorite sites for getting an … Continue reading Hiking with a Goddess at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Volcano Watch: Kilauea Activity Update for 23 November 2017


Hawaii News Digest, 24 November 2017, 0055 UTC, Post #16020. Source: http://www.hawaii247.com/2017/11/23/volcano-watch-kilauea-update-for-november-23-2017/ Author:  U.S. Geological Survey's Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. Accessed on 24 November 2017, 0055 UTC. Please click link to read the full article and to see the photos. Comment: Here's the latest Volcano Watch report from the Hawaiian Volcanoes Observatory. The photos, thermal images, … Continue reading Volcano Watch: Kilauea Activity Update for 23 November 2017

Woman dies after apparent fall into Kilauea Crater


Hawaii News Digest, 30 October 2017, 2225 UTC, Post #15874. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/6145849.html Accessed on 30 October 2017, 2225 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: The body of a 63-year-old woman reported missing on Friday was found and recovered Sunday morning from the Kilauea Caldera in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. According to … Continue reading Woman dies after apparent fall into Kilauea Crater

Kilauea Volcano puts on quite a show


Hawaii News Digest, 11 September 2017, 2250 hrs, UTC, Post #15576. Source: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/36339009/video-captures-stunning-display-of-lava-streams-from-kilauea-volcano Accessed on 11 September 2017, 2250 hrs, UTC. Please click link to view the video and to read the report. Comment: Hawaii Island's Kilauea Volcano continues to put on quite a show for visitors and residents alike.  This video taken from a … Continue reading Kilauea Volcano puts on quite a show