‘Robust eruptive activity’ persists

  • The fissure complex, pictured in the upper right, continues to feed a meandering lava flow (in the center). Lava in the easternmost lobe is entering the ocean (white plume) in this photo taken Tuesday. USGS/Special to West Hawaii Today

KAILUA-KONA — Eruption of lava and ground cracking continues Wednesday in the area of Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens subdivision in Puna.