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Volcanoes and eruptions: general overview 
Active volcanoes (list) current eruptions, active volcanoes
Alaskan volcano observatory
Current volcanic activity Current volcanic activity
Earth's active volcanoes Earth's Active Volcanoes by Geographic Region
Global vulcanism program the global volcanism program (GVP) seeks better understanding of all volcanoes through documenting their eruptions ( small as well as large ) during the past 10000 years
Hawaii center for volcanology HCV is located in Honolulu at the University of Hawaii at Manoa (which is ~200 miles from Hawaii Island, where the active Hawaiian volcanoes are situated)
Historical earthquakes and volcanic eruptions
Hotspots under the Earth the vast majority of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions occur near plate boundaries, but there are some exceptions
How Volcanoes Work describes the science behind volcanoes and volcanic processes, pyroclastic flows, lahars and voluminous tephra deposits
Latin American volcanoes Argentina, Central America, South America, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Mexico, Peru, El Salvador, Galapagos
Photo glossary of volcano terms
Terrestrial volcanoes movies, vues, types, ...
USGS Hawaiian volcano observatory
Volcanic eruptions
Volcano and hydrologic hazards volcanoes produce a wide variety of hazards that can kill people and destroy property. Large explosive eruptions can endanger people and property hundreds of miles away and even affect global climate. Some of the volcano hazards, such as landslides, can occur even when a volcano is not erupting
Volcano databank the electronic volcano: source of information on active volcanoes
Volcano live volcanoes, eruptions, news, photos, webcams
Volcano watch satellite images show the world's 10 most active volcanoes
Volcano world volcano, eruption, lava, magma, volcanology, volcanologist, ash, volcano index
Volcanoes Glossary of Hazards, Features, and Terminology, Hazards, Hazards Assessment Reports and Maps, Hydrology, Learn About Volcanoes - FAQ, Living With Volcanoes, Maps and Graphics
Volcanoes Volcanoes
Volcanoes Volcanoes
Volcanoes of Canada
Volcanoes (USGS) summarizes volcanoes on earth
Volcanoes and volcanism volcanoes eruption, lava flow, volcano photos, hawaii, geology, mountain, fire, iceland, ring, fire, pacific, mexico, costa, rica, easter island, a tip
Volcanoes of the deep sea pdf file
Volcano information volcanoes are built by the accumulation of their own eruptive products
Volcano's deadly warning
Volcanoes Yellowstone Information, Kilauea Information, Mt Hood Information, Orting Information, Volcanoes & the Earth, Narrative of Mt St Helens, Living with Volcanoes, Volcanology, Analyzing Volcanoes
Volcanoes earth's active volcanoes
Volcanoes volcanoes are mountains, but they are very different from other mountains; they are not formed by folding and crumpling or by uplift and erosion. Instead, volcanoes are built by the accumulation of their own eruptive products -- lava, bombs (crusted over lava blobs), ashflows, and tephra (airborne ash and dust). A volcano is most commonly a conical hill or mountain built around a vent that connects with reservoirs of molten rock below the surface of the Earth. The term volcano also refers to the opening or vent through which the molten rock and associated gases are expelled
Volcanoes of the world map, the volcano basic data files contains geographic and geologic information for all Holocene volcanoes. The data include a unique volcano number, volcano name, location, latitude and longitude, or you can use this one: Volcanoes of the world menu
Volcanoes of the world pictures
Volcanoes of the world Gallery: World Volcanoes
Volcanoes world index alphabetical listing of the major points of interest in volcano world
Volcano types Types of volcanoes
Volcanoes and eruptions 
Are volcanic eruptions tied to lunar cycle?
Atlas of rocks, minerals, and textures Atlas of rocks, minerals, and textures
Basic guide to volcanic hazards Volcanic Earthquakes, Directed Blast, Tephra, Volcanic Gases, Lava Flows Debris Avalanches, Landslides, and Tsunamis, Pyroclastic Surge, Pyroclastic Flows, Lahars
Deadliest volcanic eruptions Deadliest volcanic eruptions
Deadliest volcanic eruptions
Forecasting volcanic eruptions forecasting volcanic eruptions
Formation of igneous rocks molten rocks called magma is found under high temperatures in the Earth's interior. Some of this molten rock remains inside the Earth and some is ejected as lava onto the Earth's surface during volcanic eruptions
Granular-Volcano-Group basic facts about granular theories
How volcanoes work an educational resource that describes the science behind volcanoes and volcanic processes, lava flows, basalt, andesite, rhyolite, pyroclastic flow, pyroclastic flows
Hydr oacoustic sensors Hydro-acoustical measurements in volcanic crater lakes
Igneous rocks volcanic rocks, the solidified products of volcanic eruptions are part of a larger group of rocks called igneous rocks
Igneous rocks: made by fire
Images of volcanoes (by region, worldwide)
Ongoing volcanic eruptions
Plate tectonics Plate tectonics
Plate tectonics
Plate tectonics and volcanoes
Samples of igneous rocks granite, basalt, obsidian, pumice
Satellite detection of eruptions satellite detection of eruptions
Submarine volcanic eruptions Submarine volcanic eruptions
Submarine volcanoes Submarine volcanoes and volcanic vents are common features on certain zones of the ocean floor. Some are active at the present time and, in shallow water, disclose their presence by blasting steam and rock-debris high above the surface of the sea
Tectonic Plates Tectonic Plates
Tectonic settings and volcanic activity animation
The science of volcanic lakes volcanic lakes
Volcanic Ash Clouds and Aircraft Safety this page aims to provide information about how volcanic ash clouds affect aircraft, and how to avoid this hazard
Volcanic clouds page volcanic clouds
Volcanic eruption the volcano will erupt when gases held within the magma burst out explosively, now that they are under less pressure than when the magma was deeper within the earth, animation
Volcanic eruption of Mt. Nyiragongo
Volcanic eruptions, prediction, hazard assessment, remote sensing ...
Volcanic eruption types describes the variability of eruption types, from quiescent lava emissions to extremely violent, explosive events
Volcanic Gas chemistry Mount Erebus, White Island, Yasur, Kasatsu
Volcanic Lakes A volcanic lake is a cap of meteoric water over the vent of an active volcano, ...
Volcanic materials identification volcanic materials are divided into two main groups: Pyroclastic materials and lava flow materials:
Volcanoes: can we predict volcanic eruptions? is there anything we can do to predict how and when they will erupt?
Volcanoes, magma, and volcanic eruptions volcanoes, magma, and volcanic eruptions
Volcanoes, magma, and volcanic eruptions pdf file
Volcanoes: types of volcanic eruptions
Volcano Watch These satellite images show some of the world's most active volcanoes, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia, Shishaldin Alaska, Mt. St. Helens Washington state, USA, Colima Central Mexico, Etna Sicily, Italy, Stromboli Sicily, Italy, Popocatepetl Central Mexico, Soufriere Hills Montserrat, West Indies, Pacaya Santa Maria Guatemala, Guagua Pichincha Quito, Ecuador, Mt. Mayon Legazpi, Philippines, Arenal Costa Rica, Merapi Semeru Java, Indonesia

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