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What is an unusual fact about hawaii volcanoes national park?
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii, History/Culture, Volcanology
9 years ago
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Thanks for reaching out. For the most accurate and interesting information, please visit the National Park Service webpage about Hawaii Volcanoes National Park at http://www.nps.gov/havo/faqs.htm .Hope that helps!


9 years ago
Warm Up in Hawai'i

January 23, 2013, 12:58 pm
By Heather Crowley From luaus to surfing to hanging on the beach, Hawai’i is touted as a tropical paradise built for relaxation. Home to pineapples and grass skirts, the islands are also famous for another icon: Volcanoes. No journey is complete without exploring Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park, one of the ...

Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park Quarter Bursts with Beauty

Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park Quarters America the Beautiful Quarter ProgramOn August 27 the public will get an eyeful with the release of the Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park Quarter. The coin features a spectacular eruption of Kilauea Volcano, with lava spitting high in the air.

Wanting a designated hike within Pu'u Maka'ala, Olaa Rainforest. Where to start? Map?
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Backpacking, Bird Watching
11 years ago
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Here are multiple maps of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to help plan your visit. Find more detailed information on forest hikes at the park at nps.gov.

11 years ago
National Park volunteers save rare sea turtles

March 23, 2011, 9:53 am
At dawn in early November, volunteers of Hawai‘i Volcanoes’ Hawksbill Turtle Recovery Project combed a remote, sandy beach on the Island of Hawai‘i for signs of hawksbill turtles. They observed a sea turtle laying eggs in the sand of a tidal inundation zone. However, this small turtle with a heart-shaped shell ...

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Opens Emergency Center

February 23, 2011, 7:15 am
The Hawaii Volcanoes National Park unveiled a new, $5.6 million dollar emergency command center after a ceremony on Friday. The Visitor Emergency Operations Center will help the park’s staff handle situations – like natural disasters, lost hikers, and other park related incidents – right from this building, which was built ...

Where lava lovers can go with the flow

July 21, 2010, 8:47 am
The lava show is back on the island of Hawai'i, where a pond of molten rock glows in Halema'uma'u Crater and fiery flows cross the highway and threaten homes in Kalapana on their way to the sea. If you can't make it to the Big Island, there's an intriguing ringside ...

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