Kamoamoa Fissure Eruption
Volcanologists have begun calling the vent Kamoamoa, after the ahupua'a (land division) in which it is located.
Please be aware that this eruption is in a remote area that is NOT accessible to the public.
Did You Know?
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.