Anyone who has been to the Big Island of Hawaii can attest to this as well, but the shear number of lava flows all over the island is simply breathtaking. As a geologist I may have pulled the car over an exorbitant number of times to get random photos of lava flows everywhere we went.
|Lava flow at location A on the map below.|
|Geological Map of the lava flow area.|
|Lava flow at location B on the map above.|
|Geologic Map of the Big Island. Image courtesy of the USGS.|