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Napau Fire 2011

The Napau Fire was sparked by the Kamoamoa Fissure Eruption of Kilauea, March 5, 2011. Located approximately seven miles southeast of Kilauea Visitor Center, in a remote area of the park, the wildfire continues. Use the links below for daily updates on conditions.

March 27, 2011 Napau Fire 2011 - Update #8
March 25, 2011 Napau Fire 2011 - Update #7
March 24, 2011 Napau Fire 2011 - Update #6
March 23, 2011 Napau Fire 2011 - Update #5
March 22, 2011 Napau Fire 2011 - Update #4
March 21, 2011 Napau Fire 2011 - Update #3
March 20, 2011 Napau Fire 2011 - Update #2
March 18, 2011 Napau Fire 2011 - Update #1


 
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Map of the Napau Fire as of March 24, 2011
NPS map by David Benitez

Did You Know?

'Ama`u fern frond unfurling.

The young fronds of the `ama`u fern (Sadleria cyatheoides) often emerge red to block harmful rays from the sun. They gradually turn green with age.