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Types and Effects of Volcano Hazards


Types and Effects of Volcano Hazards

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An excellent resource and case study on types and effects of volcano eruptions. Beautiful labeled diagram of a volcano with many useful links including information on Gas, Lahars, Landslides, Lava Flows, Pyroclastic Flows, and Tephra. Also includes seperate links to U.S. and world volcano activity.
Material Type: Case Study
Technical Format: Image
Date Added to MERLOT: September 19, 2005
Date Modified in MERLOT: November 29, 2012
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Submitter: Jean Kobis



Primary Audience: Middle School, High School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure


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Avatar for Indira Landin
2 years ago

Indira Landin (Student)

I found this website to be very useful because the diagrams that are provided are very clear and easy to understand. Also, you can find videos of a volcano in action which is always interesting to see.

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