Vulcano volcano (Eolian Islands, Italy): dead animals were found, evacuations ordered
Do, 14. Okt 2021, 05:2005:20 AM | VON: MARTIN
Due to elevated emissions of sulfur dioxide (SO2) from ground and finding dead animals, a small number of families has been evacuated from the village as reported volcanologist Marco Pistolesi on his twitter account.
Sulfur emissions have been escaping from Vulcano (image: @mondoterremoti/twitter)
The volcano observatory INGV raised the alert level for the volcano to "yellow" about two weeks ago, as increase of volcanic tremor and elevated fumarolic activity has been recorded.
Mi, 13. Okt 2021, 06:00
Vulcano volcano (Aeolian Islands, Italy) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 13 October-19 October 2021 (New Activity / Unrest)
INGV continued to monitor elevated activity at Vulcano during 12-19 October. Scientists collected temperature, water chemistry, and gas-emissions data from four fumarolic vents located inside La Fossa Crater near the rim and from one vent near the beach. According to news articles, elevated levels of carbon dioxide impacted nearby residents in Porto Levante causing a few families to leave their homes on 13 October. ... Read all
Sa, 2. Okt 2021, 05:18
Vulcano volcano (Eolian Islands, Italy): elevated fumarolic activity, Volcanic Alert Level raised to Yellow
The observatory Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV) reported that elevated fumarolic activity in the Fossa summit crater has been detected today. ... Read all