Geologic Hazards at Volcanoes

Mauna Ulu on the east rift of Kilauea. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

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  • Curriculum Materials

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United States Geological Survey (USGS)

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Most volcano hazards are associated with eruptions. However, some hazards, such as lahars and debris avalanches, can occur even when a volcano is not erupting.

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2008

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No

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