Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - July 31, 2010

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More devastated forest and awesome views of ocean entry

Image: Devastated Forest from Lava

Lava devastated more forest in the past few days as the finger of lava feeding the eastern ocean entry expanded slightly eastward. 

(Credit: Tim Orr, U.S. Geological Survey. Public domain.)

Image: Lava Ocean Entry

This photograph shows the eastern ocean entry, which covered a small beach. 

(Credit: Tim Orr, U.S. Geological Survey. Public domain.)

Image: Lava Ocean Entry

The western entry continued to add to its delta, with several small streams of lava battered by the waves. 

(Credit: Tim Orr, U.S. Geological Survey. Public domain.)