Volcanic hazards
Volcanic hazards

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Figures 1 & 2 Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, United States

Geological Survey

Figure 3 Peter Francis

Figure 4 Richard P. Hoblitt, photograph taken 12th June

1991, Cascades Volcano Observatory, United States Geological Survey

Figure 5 USGS 1997, Modified from Tilling, Topinka and Swanson, 1990, Eruptions of Mount St Helens. Present and Future, USGS Special Interest Publication;

Figure 6 Ward, S. N, and Day, S. (2001), 'Cumbre Vieja Volcano - Potential collapse and tsunami at La Palma, Canary Islands' Geophysical Research Letters , 28(17) 2001, American Geophysical Union;

Figure 7 David Rothery

Rothery, David, A, (2010) Chapter 5 from Volcanoes, earthquakes and tsunamis, Teach Yourself ® series ('TYVET'), published by Hodder Education, Copyright © David A. Rothery.

This book forms part of the course S186 Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Tsunamis.

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