Civil Geeks: Learning to Live with Vog
The website â€” along with a booklet ofÂ frequently asked questions, aÂ brochureÂ andÂ posterÂ about protecting yourself during vog episodes â€” came together following a 2015 study by Horwell, which looked at how local communities perceive and deal with vog as well as how they seek and receive information.
â€œFeedback from the community highlighted the difficulty many people were having in locating vog resources and the concept of creating a vog dashboard was born,â€ Elias said. â€œOur group is familiar with the various monitoring networks and vog resources associated with Kilauea and so were in a good position to help consolidate this information.â€
Read the full article: Feeling the Vog? This Tool Can Help You Deal
Photo courtesy Janet Babb/USGS/HVO.