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  1. Disaster Zone - Rocks

    19 Sep 2020

    See volcanic rocks up close and under the microscope. Part of the "Disaster Zone" stall / educational resource; suitable for all ages, although younger children must be supervised.

  2. Disaster Zone - Sounds of Disaster

    19 Sep 2020

    A game for all ages - find out what erupting volcanoes, earthquakes, avalanches, wildfires, etc sound like. Part of the "Disaster Zone" stall / educational resource; use it as a stall or classroom activity.

  3. Disaster Zone - The Stall

    19 Sep 2020

    This is an overview of the "Disaster Zone" stall on natural hazards, for use at science fairs. Suitable for all ages.Included here are instructions on setting up the stall, signs and table coverings for printing, name badges, and sticker templates for printing. The stall activities (named in...

  4. Disaster Zone - Volcanoes poster series

    19 Sep 2020

    A series of posters on volcanoes and volcanic hazards; also works as a booklet. Suitable for children over 8 years.This is part of the "Disaster Zone" educational resource.

  5. Disaster Zone - Volcanoes Slideshow

    19 Sep 2020

    A slideshow all about volcanoes - summarizes mid-ocean ridge volcanoes, subduction zone volcanoes, and hotspot volcanoes. Use as a slideshow, a lesson (add rocks or video clips for variety!), a booklet, or homework. Part of the "Disaster Zone" educational resource; suitable for all ages (although...

  6. Fuego Volcano--resources for volcano scientists

    19 Sep 2020

    This new web compilation contains a published scientific bibliography with source links about Fuego Volcano. Fuego is a bellweather volcano with explosive activity of a vulcanian or sub plinian type. It is basaltic in composition, and has built a 3770 m high composite volcano around a central...

  7. Geochemistry and Petrology first response draft

    19 Sep 2020 | Contributor(s): Leah Michelle Courtland, Chuck B Connor, Laura Connor, Costanza Bonadonna

    Here are the documents which were presented at the meeting on the 27th of August. Please feel free to download, edit, and then update the files stored here.

  8. Gigapan of Santa Ana Volcano

    19 Sep 2020

    This is a gigapan image of the crater. gigapan Dr. Bettina Martinez-Hackert, Krista Ventura

  9. GVP Frequently Asked Questions

    19 Sep 2020

    http://www.volcano.si.edu/education/questions/What is a volcano?What is an eruption?How many active volcanoes are there in the world?What is the world's highest volcano?How long does an eruption last?Has volcanic activity been increasing?Why doesn't the Smithsonian post hazard alert levels for...

  10. INQUA–INTAV International Field Conference and Workshop: Crossing New Frontiers

    14 Mar 2018

    The INQUA International Focus Group on Tephrochronology and Volcanism (INTAV) cordially invites you to participate in the Crossing New Frontiers - Tephra Hunt in Transylvania international field conference that aims to continue the long tradition of very successful inter-INQUA congress tephra...

  11. Maar-diatremes - a course module

    19 Sep 2020

    Maar-diatremes are one of the most common volcanic landforms on Earth, and represent an end-member type of volcano whose eruptions are dominated by explosive, subsurface magma-water interaction.  Thus they should form an important component of volcanology courses.  The recent decade has...

  12. Mono-Inyo Tephra Database

    01 Aug 2017

    The Mono-Inyo Craters is a zone of active volcanism in California, USA, that extends from Mammoth Mountain and Long Valley caldera in the south to the islands of Mono Lake in the north.  This resource provides the citation for the Mono-Inyo tephra database.  The database can...

  13. Montserrat Volcano Observatory (MVO) Official Website

    26 Nov 2012

    MVO's website www.mvo.ms is the official source for information about the history of Soufriere Hills Volcano and the operations of MVO.In addition to the latest news which can be accessed from the website's main page, the website includes:-Weekly activity reports -Eruption chronology -Safety and...

  14. Norma

    19 Sep 2020 | Tools | Contributor(s): Leah Michelle Courtland, Chuck B Connor, Laura Connor, Costanza Bonadonna

    A tool to calculate the Barth-Niggli and CIPW norms from whole-rock chemistry

  15. Olive

    19 Sep 2020 | Tools | Contributor(s): Leah Michelle Courtland, Chuck B Connor, Laura Connor, Costanza Bonadonna

    Olive 2.1.1 a simple fractional crystallization calculator.

  16. Pacaya Volcano Resource Information for volcano scientists

    19 Sep 2020 | Educational Materials

    This is an attempt at providing fundamental information for scientists considering field experiments and observations at an active volcano with strombolian activity. It has a list of published work on Pacaya and a basic visual intro of the site. The user might be able to get an impression about...

  17. Petrological INput - Graphical oUtput

    19 Sep 2020 | Tools | Contributor(s): Leah Michelle Courtland, Chuck B Connor, Laura Connor, Costanza Bonadonna

    A tool to plot geochemical data in petrology

  18. puffin

    19 Sep 2020 | Tools

    puffin = a tool to run the volcanic ash dispersal model -- puff -- based on the plume trajectory model -- bent.

  19. Shawn's Contribution

    19 Sep 2020 | Miscellaneous | Contributor(s): Shawn Rice, Nicholas J. Kisseberth

    The contribution process is intended to be much like composing an e-mail: You'll start with writing the introduction and main content of your contribution and later attach files to it (video, PDFs, etc).The abstract is typically a one or two paragraph description of your contribution.

  20. Spread sheet to calculate tephra volume for exponential thinning

    19 Sep 2020 | Offline Tools

    An Excel spread sheet and instructions are provided to calculate tephra volume for exponential thinning on a log(thickness) versus square root of area plot. The spread sheet calculates volumes for a single straight line and for two straight lines. The equations for the calculations are from...