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.
After two prolonged seismic crises with earthquakes up to M5.3, the Sierra Negra volcano entered a new eruptive phase with strong fountaining and multiple lava flows on Tuesday 26 June 2018 - the first volcanic activity since its last eruption in 2005. ... [more]
Sierra Negra volcano
shield volcano 1124 m / 3687 ft, Isabela Island, Galapagos, -0.83°S / -91.17°W
Desert, Salt & Volcanoes: One of our best volcano expeditions! Stay 3 full days / nights at the active lava lake of Erta Ale, explore the wonders of Dallol and the Danakil desert in northern Ethiopia. 14 days expedition during Nov-March, small groups, guided by geologist.
Intraplate volcanism: A third tectonic setting where volcanism occurs is believed to be the result of mantle plumes and not directly related to plate boundaries. So called hot spot volcanoes fall into this category.
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