New Activity / Unrest


Recent Bulletin Reports


  • Kilauea
    During 2013, a summit lava lake and lava flows on slopes and into ocean
  • Nabro
    Thermal alerts ended mid-2012; revised 2011 plume heights; uplift mechanisms debated
  • Pacaya
    Sudden, bomb-laden explosions of 27-28 May 2010; extra-crater lava flows

  • Latest Bulletin (May 2014)

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Site & Database News

30 September 2014 All Bulletin reports are now being served from the database rather than from static files. Database updated to VOTW 4.3.1.

15 July 2014 Added filters to the volcano search page for volcano type and evidence of activity.

3 July 2014 Updated the Volcanoes of the World database to version 4.3.0, with eruption data through June 2014. Added pages for the "This Dynamic Planet Map" and a log of database updates. Minor volcano profile page changes and reorganization of items under main navigation tabs.

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