The Volcano Adventure Guide: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
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Earthquake swarm 26-27 Aug 2012 at Brawley (Southern California / Mexican border)
An unusually strong earthquake swarm started yesterday (26 Aug) at Brawley town in southern California just north of the Mexican border. So far, there have been hundreds of quakes, including dozens of quakes between M4-5 and 3 quakes great than M5, 2 of which occurred within a minute. The following is a list of recent earthquakes in this particular area.
Update Tue 28 Aug 07:15
Aftershocks continue. There have been 28 so far today, the largest a mag 4.2 event at 02:01 (UTC) (19:01 local time).
Volcano Tours on Hawai'i: The Hawaiian Islands are not only home to the most active volcanoes in the world, Kilauea and Mauna Loa on the Big Island, but also boast a unique natural environment. Born by volcanic activity of a very active hot spot in the middle of the Pacific Plate, they are a showcase of natural history.
Dukono volcano photos: Dukono on Halmahera in Indonesia has been in permanent activity for years, often producing ash plumes that drift around the northern part of the island and have become normality.
Volcano Expeditions: Witnessing a volcanic eruption from close is an unforgettable experience. We offer a wide variety of tours and expeditions to active volcanoes worldwide.
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