Big Island, Hawaii, USA            The Big Island of Hawaii, 2002 (map, info).


"The Big Island or Hawaii Island is a volcanic island (the eastern-most and southern-most in the Hawaiian islands chain) in the North Pacific Ocean. With an area of 4,028 square miles (10,430 km2), it is larger than all of the other Hawaiian Islands combined and is the largest island in the United States." [—Wikipedia]

Big Island Volcanoes

Fire pit of HalemaŽumaŽu

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Kilauea crater

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Lava wall

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Lava hood

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Lava fall

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Earth's vomit?

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Sizzle


Shiny black

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Breaking open

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Molten rock

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Sun dried lava

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I was here

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The Marine World









Around the Big Island


Sunset

Puuhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park

Puuhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park

Sunset @ Kona

Partner in crime

Puuhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park

Puuhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park

Partner in crime

Rainbow Falls

Partner in crime

Resting turtle

Akaka Falls
       

 



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