• Halema`uma`u Just Before Dawn

    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i

News 2009 Archive

Dec 23, 2009 "Home for the Holidays" with Kenneth Makuakane
Dec 09, 2009 National Park Service Seeks Proposals for Volcano House Operation
Nov 04, 2009 Volunteers Needed to Help Restore Rare Plants in Park
Nov 03, 2009 National Parks Free on Veterans Day
Sep 30, 2009 Digital Mountain '09: It's My Park! Film Contest Winners Announced
Sep 30, 2009 Park Dispatcher Counts Down to Ironman
Sep 27, 2009 Concerted Park Effort Restores Wilderness Quality
Sep 20, 2009 Hawai'i Volcanoes Premiers THE NATIONAL PARKS: AMERICA'S BEST IDEA
Sep 14, 2009 Hike and Help Restore Kipuka'akihi
Sep 11, 2009 Come for Free and Be a VIP on National Public Lands Day
Sep 09, 2009 Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Historic 'Ainahou Ranch House and Gardens
Sep 03, 2009 Vote for "Digital Mountain 2009: It's My Park" People's Choice Award
Aug 09, 2009 Park Acts to Protect Visitors and Staff as Tropical Storm Approaches
Jul 26, 2009 Tour Historic 'Ainahou Ranch House and Gardens
Jul 08, 2009 Hawai'i Volcanoes to Test Hydrogen-Powered Shuttle System
Jun 30, 2009 Cultural Festival Celebrates Pele, Saturday - July 11, 2009
Jun 18, 2009 Aspiring Filmmakers Invited to Focus in on Hawai'i Volcanoes - Park Announces Digital Mountain '09 - It's My Park!
Jun 04, 2009 All Aglow at Halema'uma'u
Jun 03, 2009 Three Entrance-Free Weekends Announced at Hawaii National Parks
May 22, 2009 Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park Announces a Contest for Students - Digital Mountain - It's My Park - 2009
May 19, 2009 Prescribed Burn to Regenerate Growth of Native Plants at Cultural Landscape
May 9, 2009 Kahuku's Kipuka'akihi - Stewardship Program on June 20, 2009
May 7, 2009 Three Mountain Alliance Receives Partners in Conservation Award
May 6, 2009 Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Mauna Ulu Eruption
Apr 22, 2009 Secretary Salazar Announces $750 Million Investment to Restore and Protect America's National Parks, Create Jobs
Apr 15, 2009 Two Programs Celebrate Earth Day in the Kipuka of Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park
Apr 14, 2009 Father and Son Take Leave No Trace to Heart
Apr 14, 2009 Park Seeks Public Input in Development of New General Management Plan
Mar 23, 2009 Perpetuate Native Hawaiian Culture: Help Rebuild the Hale at the Pa Hula
Mar 8, 2009 Park Celebrates Junior Ranger Day with New Book Release
Jan 22, 2009 Lava Flows into the Sea Again
Jan 22, 2009 Hawai`i Volcanoes Institute Offers Islandwide Adventures
Jan 18, 2009 Rangers Locate Human Remains Near Glider Wreckage on Mauna Loa

Did You Know?

The Kamehameha Butterfly is orange and black, with white spots.

Only two butterflies found in Hawai`i are native. The Kamehameha Butterfly (Vanessa tameamea) is Hawai`i's state insect, brightly colored, and larger than the Blackburn's blue (Udara blackburni).