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A summer blockbuster movie’s volcanic eruption with lots of lava may seem a little too real for Big Island and Guatemala residents.
She’s believed to be the sixth killed by people since 2009.
Lava continues to flow along a path toward the ocean on a course that isn’t threatening new areas, at least for now.
Lava-formed land masses within the national park become federal land, and any ocean entries outside the park become state land.
Better technology has meant scientists have been able to accurately forecast Kilauea’s behavior as it sputters over Puna.