- No slow down in happening in the current rate of lava advancement. It is flowing along the marked path of steepest decent, as the dotted blue line in the map below points out.
- Merchants at the Pahoa Marketplace have been put on notice for the coming future possibility of evacuation, should that become necessary. It is estimated that at its current flow rate, the lava may be crossing this area in approximately one week.
Pahoa prepares as lava is about 1 mile upslope of the marketplace, and steady advancing about 300 yards/day.
Video credit: www.bigislandvideonews.com and Paradise Helicopter's Mick Kalber.
Authors of The Pureganic Companion, Keiryn & Erika Satynda, have a farm on the Big Island of Hawaii, which happens to be on the rim of an active volcanic crater, which happens to be a few miles downslope from the active June 27th lava flow threatening the town of Pahoa. They have decided their best chance for a unique experience is to continue living on the far side of the flow, where health, agriculture, food and medicine are their most important priorities and give a new personal meaning to being your own doctor and learning to thrive in difficult situations. Instead of leaving the farm they love and moving to a new community, the new community is moving to them. This blog will detail what comes next after the lava flows. We will be focusing on health, agriculture, and entrepreneurialism, as well as regular volcano and community updates.
Lava Insider Blog brought to you from Pahoa, Hawaii, on the Big Island gives you news and volcano updates while living on the far side of the flow. Tell your friends and family to stay tuned and spread the word.
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