A Volcanic Eruption Created A New Black Sand Beach In America And You’ll Want To Visit

The May 2018 eruption of the Kilauea Volcano on the island of Hawaii was a devastating event that caused millions of dollars of damage to buildings and industry on the island.

However, there is one bright spot to the disaster – CNN has reported that the eruption has actually caused a new black sand beach to form.

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Head to Kepoʻokalani Hale Beach Park on the island of Hawaii to take a look at America’s newest black sand beach. For more of the best spots to explore across the country, click here.