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May 2015

Explosion from Stromboli's NE crater at night in 30 s exposure. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)

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Lava fountains and lava flows from Wolf volcano yesterday evening (Galapagos National Park)
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
The eruption continues with strong lava fountains from the eruptive fissure and large lava flows advancing southeast. An aerial survey by the National Park staff confirmed that none of the main habitats of the local endemic fauna is threatened. In particular, the Island of Isabela is home to the Galápagos pink land iguana (iguana rosada), native only to the northern part of Isabela Island (around Wolf volcano). ... [more]
Ash plumes from Wolf volcano (VAAC Washington)
Monday, May 25, 2015
Wolf (Galápagos Islands, Ecuador): A large eruption might have started at the largest volcano of the Galapagos Islands - Volcán Wolf on the northern end of the archipelago's biggest island Isabela. ... [more]

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