Tracking Dramatic Changes at Hawaii's Only Alpine Lake
Article first published online: 8 APR 2014
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Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 95, Issue 14, pages 117–118, 8 April 2014
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Lake Waiau is a small lake (normally 100 meters in diameter) just below the summit of Mauna Kea Volcano (elevation of 4207 meters) on the island of Hawaii. The only alpine lake in the Hawaiian Islands, it is fed mainly by sporadic winter storms that drop snow in the otherwise arid summit region.