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News 2007 Archive

Dec 20, 2007 Mother Goose and Gosling Killed by Car
Dec 20, 2007 Five Miles of Hilina Pali Road Closed to Protect Hawaiian Goose
Dec 17, 2007 White House Celebrates Holiday in the National Parks
Dec 06, 2007 Mauna Loa Remains Closed but Coastal Trails Reopen
Dec 05, 2007 Severe Weather Forces Some Road and Trail Closures
Dec 02, 2007 Artists and Author to Sign Work at Kilauea Visitor Center
Nov 30, 2007 Alcohol Factor in Five-Fatality Accident
Nov 18, 2007 Living Reef Award Honors Those Helping Hawksbills
Nov 17, 2007 Connect with Kahuku by Satellite
Nov 14, 2007 Be Part of Kahuku's Forest Recovery
Nov 8, 2007 Military Members, Veterans, and Their Families Admitted Free-of-Charge to All National Parks on Veterans Day
Sep 25, 2007 Volunteers Invited to Help Oust Alien Plants on National Public Lands Day
Sep 18, 2007 Park Embraces International Affairs Opportunity
Sep 13, 2007 Another Opportunity to Connect with Kahuku
Sep 05, 2007 Rangers Run another Successful DUI Checkpoint
Aug 30, 2007 Hawai`i Volcanoes to Waive Entrance Fee on National Public Lands Day
Aug 27, 2007 Royal Court Honored at Halema‘uma‘u
Aug 23, 2007 Centennial Proposals Eligible for Matching Funds
Aug 15, 2007 Park Reopens after Flossie Passes By
Aug 14, 2007 Hawai`i Volcanoes' Kilauea Visitor Center, Jaggar Museum, and all Roads and Trails Closed Until Further Notice
Aug 14, 2007 Park Battens Down as Flossie Nears
Aug 13, 2007 Park Acts to Protect Visitors and Staff as Hurricane Flossie Approaches
Aug 8, 2007 Another Opportunity to Connect with Kahuku
Jul 10, 2007 Connect with Kahuku
Jun 28, 2007 Chain of Craters Road Reopens Friday
Jun 27, 2007 Firefighters and Air Operations Join Forces
Jun 26, 2007 Hawai`i Volcanoes' 27th Annual Cultural Festival Celebrates the Hula
Jun 22, 2007 Reinforcements Arrive to Help with Father's Day Incident
Jun 21, 2007 Firefighters Ready to Respond
Jun 17, 2007 Park Roads and Trails Remain Closed Through the Night
Jun 17, 2007 Park Closes Roads and Trails in Reaction to Earthquake Swarm
Jun 01, 2007 One Hour Roadblock Nets Two Driving Under the Influence
Jun 01, 2007 Park Proposes 10 mph Speed Reduction on Highway-11
May 31, 2007 Park Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Entrance Fee Increases
May 24, 2007 Earthquake Shakes Kilauea - Visitors Advised to Stay Back from Edge of Halema`uma`u Crater
Apr 23, 2007 Celebrate National Junior Ranger Day at Hawai`i Volcanoes
Apr 18, 2007 Park and Partners Embark on Leave No Trace Campaign
Apr 18, 2007 Hawai`i's National Parks Celebrate Earth Day
Mar 16, 2007 You are Invited to Craft a Vision for the National Park Service for the Next Century
Feb 27, 2007 Community Invited to Join in Unveiling of Wahi Kapu Sculpture
Feb 19, 2007 Intermittent Water Outages Likely as Waterlines Pressure Tested
Jan 10, 2007 Nene Laying Eggs and Lying Low in Hawai`i Volcanoes
Jan 09, 2007 `Ike Hana No`eau, Share the Skillful Work of the Island's Cultural Experts
Jan 08, 2007 Join the Makuakane Family as They Share the Arts and Music of Hawaiian Culture With Park Visitors

Did You Know?

`Ohi`a tree with lehua blossoms.

The `ohi`a lehua (Metrosideros polymorpha) is a pioneer plant on new lava and a dominant tree in most mature Hawaiian forests. Honeycreepers, like the `apapane and `amakihi, are often seen sipping sweet nectar from its flowers. More...