• Halema`uma`u Just Before Dawn

    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i

Land Protection Plan

Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park
Land Protection Plan

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Table of Contents

Coversheet (pdf 17kb)
Finding of No Significant Impact (pdf 76kb)
Document Table of Contents (pdf 31kb)

I. Summary (pdf 26kb)
II. Introduction (pdf 72kb)
III. Purpose of the Park/Legislative History (pdf 292kb)
IV. Land Ownership and Uses (pdf 658kb)
V. Protection Alternatives (pdf 428kb)
VI. Recommendations (pdf 66kb)
VII. Appendixes (pdf 1.4mb)

 

Did You Know?

`a`a flowing over an older flow of pahoehoe.

The two types of Hawaiian lava differ in appearance but are chemically alike. Pahoehoe has a smoother and ropey surface where a`a is jagged and clinkery.