Traveling Down a Rainfall Gradient
|Map and rainfall information|
The picture sequence below goes along the Crater Rim Road from about 0.3 miles from Thurston Lava Tube to near the junction with the Chain of Craters Highway.
The photos were taken of the forest on left side of the highway (the crater is on the right).
Each photo site is approximately 0.3 miles along the road.
Thurston Lava Tube End
|Closed Metrosideros forest with a Cibotium understory.|
of Craters Highway End
Last Updated: 06/19/99