Lava oozes closer to Pohoiki, Isaac Hale


An aerial view of the south margin of the fissure 8 lava flow ocean entry on Tuesday. The flow was about 750 meters, just less than a half-mile from the Pohoiki boat ramp, which is seen in the lower left portion of the photo.

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Pohoiki boat ramp is seen in this undated file photo.

Lava from Kilauea volcano’s lower East Rift Zone continues to inch its way along the lower Puna coastline toward Isaac Hale Beach Park and Pohoiki boat ramp.