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Why did the U.S. Geological Survey prepare the Lava-Flow Hazard Zone Map?

The map was designed primarily to provide information for general planning purposes, so that critical community facilities could be sited in the safest possible areas. It also serves as an educational tool, to help Hawai‘i Island residents better understand the volcanoes on which they live, work, and play.

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