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Volcanic Activity and Safety Update


This page provides information on 2018 Kīlauea eruption. For up-to-date status of volcanic activity, please visit US Geological Survey Hawaii Volcanoes Observatory at

VSAS Kīlauea Eruption Update Information Session August 15, 2018

with expert guest speakers Brian Shiro-Geophysicist USGS HVO, John Broward-Chief Ranger HVNP, John Peard-Project Manager DOH HEER Office of Hilo, and Philip Ong-Master Geologist, and Q&A session with students, parents and guardians.


Kilauea Status Update

Volcanic Ash Impacts and Mitigation

SO2 Levels and Wind Direction

Civil Defense Notices

National Park Closures and Updates

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