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News & Announcements

BIRDING Institute Location Change

November 8, 2013

Due to hunting season at Pu’u O’o, our birding institute location has been changed to Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge. …

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October Forest Restoration Project SUCCESS!

November 1, 2013

  MAHALO VOLUNTEERS Our recent planting at Kahuku was awesome. The park really appreciates the work we do. What a…

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Forest Restoration Re-scheduled from October 18 to October 25

October 17, 2013

Good news volunteers and forest lovers – The October 18 Forest Restoration Project that was cancelled due to the government…

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PARK OPENS – Shutdown Over

October 16, 2013

Aloha Friends, Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park will reopen on Thursday, October 17 at 6:00 am.  The park’s visitor center will…

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Summer 2013 Youth Intern NEWS

October 14, 2013

Check out the Youth Ranger Internship Program – Youth in action this summer.  Click below for Summer 2013 news! INSERT…

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October 10, 2013

During the government shutdown, Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park today, and everyday are supporting Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park. The…

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October 13 Sunday Walk in the Park – CANCELLED

October 8, 2013

Unfortunately due to the government shutdown, the October 13 Free Sunday Walk-in-the-Park to Mauna Loa has been cancelled. Stay tuned for…

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September 30, 2013

Aloha Members and Friends Unfortunately, due to the government shutdown, Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park will be closed until further notice. Because…

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National Public Lands Day – September 28

September 3, 2013

National Public Lands Day is on Saturday, September 28. Entrance fees to Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park are waived – Great…

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FOREST RESTORATION – Mahalo Volunteers!

May 22, 2013

We want to thank our volunteers and everyone on the Forest Restoration Committee!  The May 17 Forest Restoration Project was…

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March 7, 2013

With the recent sequesteration, many people, agencies and non-profits will suffer.  We support Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park in so many…

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Happy 30th Birthday Pu‘u ‘O‘o Eruption

January 3, 2013

Pu‘u ‘O‘o has been erupting since January 3, 1983, making it the longest-lived rift-zone eruption of the last two centuries.

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Feb. 20th- Winter Fundraiser: An Evening of Wine, Pupu and Art at the Hilo Hawaiian Hotel

January 2, 2013

Join The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park for our winter fundraiser: an evening of Wine, Pupu and Art at the…

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December 20, 2012

Thank you everyone for supporting the 2012 Digital Mountain Film Festival. We are pleased to announce this year’s WINNERS! 7th…

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Martin LeDuc Memorial Fund

November 20, 2012

MARTIN RICHARD LEDUC – Your time volunteering must be valued but we can never put a value on that time.…

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