April 22, 2014 - Temporary Closure of Mauna Loa Strip Road
During the week of the 51st Annual Merrie Monarch Festival in Hilo, Hawaii, travel on the Mauna Loa Strip Road in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park will be restricted to hiking, biking and official motor vehicle traffic only. More »
My Green Park Video
The National Park Service is home to a remarkable array of sustainability efforts underway at parks all around the country.The Sustainable Operations and Climate Change (SOCC) Branch of the Park Facilty Management Division in Washington wants to share these stories. To accomplish this, SOCC sponsed the first annual "My Green Park" video contest, a unique oppotunity for the parks to share their green accomplishments.
Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park won third place in the catagory "Interpretation of Projects to Visitors"
Did You Know?
From 1983 to 1991, lava flows repeatedly invaded communities on Kīlauea's coastal south flank burying eight miles of highway and destroying 181 houses and a visitor center in Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park.