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

Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity for November 9, 2017


Hawaii News Digest, 10 November 2017, 1540 UTC, Post #15939. Source: http://www.hawaii247.com/2017/11/09/volcano-watch-kilauea-activity-updat-for-november-9-2017/ Author:  U.S. Geological Survey's Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. Accessed on 10 November 2017, 1540 UTC. Please click link to view the time-lapse movies and to read the full article. Comment: I'm always fascinated by the activities of our nearby volcanoes on Hawaii Island--beautiful, strange, … Continue reading Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity for November 9, 2017

Volcano Watch: Reminders to be prepared for nature’s fury


Hawaii News Digest, 15 October 2017, 1545 UTC, Post #15777. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/features/volcano-watch-reminders-be-prepared-nature-s-fury Accessed on 15 October 2017, 1545 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: This article provides a look at earthquakes and what can be done to mitigate their damage.  The scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey's Hawaiian Volcano Observatory review … Continue reading Volcano Watch: Reminders to be prepared for nature’s fury

Volcano Watch: Thermal maps help with the pahoehoe challenge


Hawaii News Digest, 24 September 2017, 1600 UTC, Post #15650. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/community/volcano-watch-thermal-maps-help-pahoehoe-challenge Accessed on 24 September 2017, 1600 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: This edition of "Volcano Watch" addresses the issue of pahoehoe lava flows and what can be done to better monitor their development and flow patterns. Over the … Continue reading Volcano Watch: Thermal maps help with the pahoehoe challenge

Volcano Watch: Mauna Loa update–unrest continues, but outcome is uncertain


Hawaii News Digest, 17 September 2017, 1530 UTC. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/community/volcano-watch-mauna-loa-update-unrest-continues-outcome-uncertain Accessed on 17 September 2017, 1530 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Over the past two years, scientists at the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory have been keeping a close watch on the rates of "inflation and seismicity" at the Mauna Loa … Continue reading Volcano Watch: Mauna Loa update–unrest continues, but outcome is uncertain

Volcano Watch: Tephra deposit names-out with the old, in with the new


Hawaii News Digest, 03 September 2017, 1530 hrs, UTC, Post #15534. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/community-news/volcano-watch-tephra-deposit-names-out-old-new Accessed on 03 September 2017, 1530 hrs, UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: This edition of Volcano Watch discusses how geologists name "notable" volcanic deposits such as formations. Sometimes, if there is no name, geologists will give the … Continue reading Volcano Watch: Tephra deposit names-out with the old, in with the new

Volcano Watch: The ongoing Pu’u O’o eruption is full of anniversaries


Hawaii News Digest, 19 August 2017, 15:15 hrs, UTC, Post #15439. Source: http://www.westhawaiitoday.com/news/volcano-update/volcano-watch-ongoing-puu-oo-eruption-full-anniversaries Accessed on 19 August 2017, 15:15 hrs, UTC. Please click link to read the full report. Comment: The ongoing Pu'u O'o rift zone eruption on the Kilauea Volcano is now approaching its 35th anniversary--'the longest-loved and most voluminous rift zone eruption of … Continue reading Volcano Watch: The ongoing Pu’u O’o eruption is full of anniversaries