Category Archives: Volcanoes

Information on Natural Disasters

Click here to view a wonderfully illustrated and very informative web page from National Geographic.  The page provides information on tornadoes, hurricanes, volcanoes, and earthquakes, and includes maps and case studies.

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Volcano Alert Systems

Nearly 45,000 people are being housed in evacuation camps in preparation for an imminent eruption of the Mayon volcano in the Philippines.  The status of the volcano is currently at Level 4, which means that eruption is imminent.  Level 5, … Continue reading

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Mount Redoubt Volcano

Click here for a link to some great pictures of the recent eruption of Mount Redoubt, 100 miles southwest of Anchorage, from the Alaska Volcano Observatory. Additional Resources: The Health Hazards of Volcanic Ash Guidelines on Preparedness Before, During and … Continue reading

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Volcano Eruption Information

Click here to view CDC information on volcano preparedness and response. Highlighted is a link to updates on Mount Redoubt from the Alaska Volcano Observatory.

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