Here's why.male teacher 01

As usual, some people in Hawaii are blaming people in the mainland for their shortfalls, citing the exaggerated news coverage.

Tourism officials have gone as far and telling customers they don't need to cancel their plans to visit the Big Island because the eruptions are happening on an isolated part of the island.

Those officials must live under a rock (no pun intended) because this is what select parts of the Big Island has been dealing with:

  • 2,000 earthquakes occurred below or near the Big Island throughout May 2018 alone, including a massive 6.9 magnitude.

  • Sulfur dioxide emissions, some areas of which is life threatening or highly irritating.

  • Volcanic ash. Residents in affected areas reported feeling sick after a light ashfall.

  • The Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (a top visitor selling point) is completely closed until further notice.

Making Hawaii Great Again

Latest Articles

GRID LIST
Default Image
Environment
Default Image
Blog
abc 123 01
Education

Hawaii's DOE Spring Break is Flawed

King Mika Mar 24, 2019
Default Image
Living

Hawaii DOT Proposes Road Usage Charge

King Mika Mar 13, 2019

Follow Me On Twitter