Monthly Archives: March 2012

Montserrat’s Soufriere Hills volcano stirs with activity after two year slumber

March 29, 2012 – MONTSERRAT – For the first time in two years, the Montserrat Volcano Observatory (MVO) monitoring the Soufriere Hills volcano noted unusual activity, with increased seismicity, accompanied by ash fall. Acting Director of MVO Roderick Stuart said … Continue reading

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Firefighters battle 15 forest fires in northern Spain

March 29, 2012 – SPAIN – Over 500 firefighters backed by planes and helicopters battled 15 wildfires Wednesday in Spain’s northern Cantabria region amid hot dry conditions that fuelled them, the regional government said. Eight water-dropping aircraft were deployed to … Continue reading

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Alert level raised for Aleutian Island, Cleveland volcano after new lava dome forms

March 29, 2012 – ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The alert level for a remote Alaska volcano has been raised again after scientists found another lava dome has formed in the crater in the last week. The Alaska Volcano Observatory on Wednesday … Continue reading

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Moderate earthquake strikes near East Java

March 29, 2012 – EAST JAVA – A moderate earthquake measuring 5.1 in the Richter scale hit Indonesia’s East Java province at 06:09 local time on Thursday (2309 GMT on Wednesday), the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency said here. The … Continue reading

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Lava dome grows inside Anak Krakatau volcano – rattled by 438 quakes

March 28, 2012 – INDONESIA – An active lava dome is growing inside the summit crater of Krakatau volcano. Our tour expedition leader Andi just returned from a visit and reports that the dome is now about 100 m wide, … Continue reading

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Double emissions of gas and steam erupt from Costa Rica’s Turrialba volcano

March 28, 2012 – Costa Rica – Two large steam and gas emissions were spotted Tuesday morning atop the Turrialba Volcano in the province of Cartago, east of San José, authorities from the National Seismological Network (RSN) at the University … Continue reading

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