Open House of USGS
Hawaiian Volcano Observatory
January 4, 2003; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
part of the free Open House of Hawai`i Volcanoes National Park
on January 4, 2003, the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) will be
open to the public between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Meet our
staff and learn about the eruptions of Hawaiian volcanoes, see
demonstrations of equipment used to monitor volcanic activity,
view dozens of displays about Kilauea and Mauna Loa volcanoes,
take a walk on the wild side at Halemaumau, and much more.
See the schedule of events for
a complete list of activities planned for the Open House and a
description of where you can purchase lunch inside the park.
The parking lot at the Jaggar Museum and HVO is likely to be full during much of the day;
additional parking will be available at the Kilauea Military
Camp (KMC). A free shuttle bus will run between KMC and HVO
a.m. to 4 p.m. See map.
Call for Papers
Cities on Volcanoes 3
Meeting in Hilo, HI; 14-18 July 2003
You can now submit abstracts and register for the third
international Cities on Volcanoes meeting in Hilo, Hawai`i. Hot
off the press, the Second Circular Call for Papers includes information
about the meeting's program, plenary speakers, symposia and
workshops, field trips, and lodging, as well as instructions for submitting
abstracts, registration and payment online. Click
here for Second Circular.
Cities on Volcanoes 3 is the third international meeting to
bring together emergency managers, volcanologists, educators,
sociologists, psychologists, economists and city planners to
re-evaluate volcanic crisis preparedness and management in
cities and densely populated areas. HVO is helping to
organize this interdisciplinary meeting.
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