In-depth look at 2018 eruption’s economic impact part of county’s recovery efforts


Frame grab from the video “A Marriage of Light and Music” of the Kilauea eruption by Ken Goodrich. (Courtesy image)

HILO — As the Big Island continues recovering from the 2018 eruption of Kilauea volcano, the county Department of Research and Development selected the Institute for Sustainable Development to do an in-depth assessment of the eruption’s economic impacts and draft an economic recovery plan.