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...encouraged to learn hazards of living near erupting volcano Date:05 Mar 2009 Source(s):United States...USGS) Villagers living near Ol Doinyo Lengai Volcano in Tanzania could use volcano risk reduction techniques as a primary tool to...
Scientists move closer to predicting volcano hazard Date:18 May 2011 Source(s...step closer to predicting how dangerous a volcano is after developing a method that lets...analyse a single chunk of rock from a volcano to work out how big and deep its magma...
...Philippines: Villages wait out rumbling volcano Date:25 May 2011 Source(s):Integrated...Regional Information Networks (IRIN) Taal Volcano Island - Along with many other residents...coastal village of San Isidroon on Taal Volcano Island, ignoring a deep rumbling sound...
Reducing the volcano risk in Indonesia Date:01 May 2014 Source...whether to evacuate or not. Supporting “volcano cultures” with up-to-date evidence...Java, is Indonesia’s most dangerous volcano, with eruptions every two to three years...
Volcano awareness month Type:Meeting or Conference...Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory and other venues Language:English...Geological Survey (USGS) Description “Volcano Awareness Month” events in January 2012...
Volcano eruption detection helps reduce disaster risk...responding to that risk with the world’s only volcano crisis response team. In the wake of the 1985 eruption of the Nevado del Ruiz volcano in Colombia that killed over 23,000 people...
Eyjafjallajökull volcano: A cloud on the horizon Date:18 Apr...ABUHRC) The ash from Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland continues to bring chaos to...eruption will last, but they note that the volcano’s previous outburst lasted for more...
Congo conflict masks deadly volcano threat Date:05 Jun 2013 Source...preventing scientists from predicting the volcano's next deadly explosion. With its...solidified lava. Attempts to monitor the volcano's activity have been dangerously...
International Airways Volcano Watch system effective in ensuring the...Press Release The International Airways Volcano Watch (IAVW) system, established...transport following the eruption of the volcano Eyjafjalla in Iceland on 14 April 2010...
...universities to receive funding to improve volcano monitoring Date:07 Dec 2009 Source...be used to modernize the equipment in volcano monitoring networks, to produce high-resolution...increasing.” said John Eichelberger, USGS volcano hazard program coordinator. “The modernization...
Indonesia’s lagging volcano preparedness Date:21 Feb 2014 Source...eruptions even though the area around the volcano is inhabited by hundreds of thousands...were unfamiliar with the habits of the volcano due to it having been mostly dormant for...
...Indonesia: Eruption spotlights 'severe' volcano threat - expert Date:03 Sep 2010 Source...This is a challenge. We should study a volcano's pattern of activity so that we can...Management Agency (BNPB). Mount Sinabung volcano in North Sumatra took the country by surprise...
Indonesian volcano survivors relocated, better prepared Date...they had lived alongside the 2,914m volcano for so long that they had become dangerously...if there was lots of smoke from the volcano or even rocks rolling down it, we didn...
Indonesia: Government to relocate volcano survivors Date:02 May 2011 Source...survivors of last year's deadly Mount Merapi volcano to safer locations, officials say. Under...start building 255 permanent houses for volcano survivors in Sleman District this year...
Icelandic volcano: UK warns of likely flight disruption from...of the ash plume will depend on how long the volcano continues to erupt and how weather patterns...metoffice.gov.uk/news/releases/latest/volcano/overview
...on volcanoes 8: Living in harmony with volcano - Bridging the will of nature to society...Earth's Interior (IAVCEI) Description A volcano is one of nature’s most beautiful creations...blesses people living at the foot slope of volcano with beautiful scenery and fertile land...
...surprising threat from Mexico's awakened volcano Date:02 May 2012 Source(s):Our Amazing...recently rocked Mexico's Popocatépetl volcano and it has been giving off gas, ash...is mixed with water near the top of the volcano. "Thinking about them as mud is technically...
...learn hazards of living near erupting volcano Source(s):United States Geological...scientists regarding the Ol Doinyo Lengai volcano in Tanzania. Three scientists travelled...10 - Jan. 28, 2009, as part of the Volcano Disaster Assistance Program (VDAP...
...improve assessment of risks related to volcano instability / Des forages aux Antilles...better evaluate the risks associated with volcano flank instability, which can cause...emitted by the ongoing eruption of the volcano have flowed into the sea. Drilling offshore...
...Children’s disaster preparedness work as volcano threatens major eruption Date:22 Dec...communities near the lava-oozing Mayon volcano, which experts believe could soon intensify...Guinobatan and Camalig, which are near the volcano, Save the Children has mobilized the...
Volcano eruptions have deep origins Date:29 Apr 2014 Source(s):British Broadcasting...variations in surface eruption styles. It has important implications for volcano monitoring and hazard assessment," lead investigator Dr Marie Edmonds...
Volcano and geothermal tourism: sustainable geo-resources for leisure and recreation...an essential resource for all in the field. The overall book shows that volcano and geothermal tourism is a subsection of nature-based geo-tourism and...
Icelandic volcano: Long-term ash threat still hangs in the air Date:09 Jun 2010 Source...scientists continue to warn that more eruptions of Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland are likely in the future, Professor Bill McGuire, Director...
A volcano rekindled: the renewed eruption of Mount St. Helens, 2004-2006 Source...more sluggish with time, and ceased completely in late January 2008. The volcano has been quiet again since January 2008. Professional Paper 1750 describes...
Global volcano hazard distribution Date:2005 Source(s):World Bank, the (WB...The data set was developed by UNEP-GRID Geneva based on the Worldwide Volcano Database available at the National Geophysical Data Center. Volcanoes...
Modest volcano-monitoring 'can still save lives' Date:27 Apr 2011 Source(s...hazard mitigation," said Andrew Lockhart, a geophysicist with the US Volcano Disaster Assistance Program in a report by Zoraida Portillo for SciDevNet...
Montserrat Volcano Observatory (MVO) Organization type:Academic & Research Institution...established soon after the first phreatic eruption of the Soufriere Hills volcano on 18th July 1995 and was staffed initially by scientists from a variety...
Philippines: Lessons learned help prepare for Volcano eruption Date:16 Dec 2009 Source(s):Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN) Mayon volcano in eastern Albay Province in the Philippines is expected to erupt any minute, but...
Indonesia, Japan team up in earthquake, volcano disaster mitigation researches Date:22 Mar 2010 Source...counterparts to identify areas vulnerable to earthquake, tsunami and volcano eruptions and to minimize the risk of disasters. "The research...
Human health and vulnerability in the Nyiragongo volcano crisis, Democratic Republic of Congo, 2002: final report...document reports a vulnerability assessment of the Nyiragongo volcano crisis at Goma undertaken for the World Health Organisation...
S Korea agrees to talk with N Korea on volcano study Date:21 Mar 2011 Source(s):Seattle Times Company...scientists from both countries conduct joint research on an active volcano extolled in the North as the sacred birthplace of Kim Jong...
Volcano daily Source(s):United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction Secretariat (UNISDR) Publisher(s):United...
Volcano daily Publisher:United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) Author:Gaudru, Henry Year of publication:2002...
Global volcano proportional economic loss risk distribution Date:2005 Source(s):World Bank, the (WB) Like Total Economic Loss, Economic...
The Volcano Disaster Organization:Aladdin Paperbacks Year of publication:0 Type:Book (>30 pages) Language:English Audience:Children
Global volcano mortality risk distribution Date:2005 Source(s):World Bank, the (WB) Mortality risk is found by weighting the value of...
Arenal volcano: history and hazards Organization:Comisión Nacional de Prevención de Riesgos y Atención de Emergencias (CNE) Year of publication:0 Type:Brochure, Flyer, Handout, Information card Language:English Audience:Adults - General Public
Indonesia: Volcano nation Date:14 Feb 2014 Source(s):British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) As Indonesia faces yet another volcanic eruption...
Global volcano total economic loss risk distribution Date:2005 Source(s):World Bank, the (WB) Total Economic Loss is found by weighting...
New Icelandic volcano eruption could have global impact Date:02 Dec 2011 Source(s):British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Hundreds of metres...
How Icelandic volcano issued warnings months before its eruption Date:17 Nov 2010 Source(s):Guardian News and Media Limited "Several months of...
What is a volcano ? Source(s):European Volcanological Society (SVE) Publication date:2007 Author(s):Gaudru, Henry Number of pages:1 p. This paper is an introduction to volcanology. It explains the general features of the eruptive activity and volcanoes.
Iceland's Hekla volcano 'ready to erupt' - experts Date:06 Jul 2011 Source(s):Agence France Presse (AFP) After two eruptions, geologists have...
S Korea proposes volcano talks with N Korea next week Date:28 Apr 2011 Source(s):Chinaview.cn, Xinhua News Agency South Korea and Democratic People's...
How does a volcano come to life? Organization:Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV) Year of publication:0 Language:Italian Location:UNESCO, Paris
Indonesian government relocates volcano-displaced Date:18 Jul 2011 Source(s):Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN) The Indonesian government has begun...
Office of International Earthquake and Volcano Research Promotion Organization type:Academic & Research Institution General contact information URL: http://www.eri...
Calendar 2005-2006: once upon a time a volcano Organization:Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV) Title in original language:Calendario 2005-2006, C'era...
Geohazards Community of PracticeThe GHCP is a Community of Practice (CoP) supporting the Group on Earth Observations (GEO, httpwww.earthobservations.org). The GHCP originated from the IGOS Geohazards Theme, which formed in the frame of the IGOS-Partnership. The GHCP brings
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