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Kilauea is letting off few emissions these days

  • COURTESY USGS
                                During a routine overflight of the Kilauea East Rift Zone on March 4, HVO scientists visited the Puu Oo area to check for any significant changes in recent months. Puu Oo’s emissions have fallen to a few hundred tons per day.

    COURTESY USGS

    During a routine overflight of the Kilauea East Rift Zone on March 4, HVO scientists visited the Puu Oo area to check for any significant changes in recent months. Puu Oo’s emissions have fallen to a few hundred tons per day.

When Kilauea sparked to life again in December, many in Hawaii were dreading the coming vog emissions that had dissipated after the volcano quieted in the fall of 2018 following 35 years of nearly continuous eruption. Read more

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