TITLE

The explosive West

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
High Country News;5/12/2008, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A chart is presented that shows volcanic activities in the Western states of the U.S., from 1700 to 2000 along with information on the devastating effect of the eruptions on the climate and the economy.
ACCESSION #
32080380

 

Related Articles

  • Volcanoes.  // Weekly Reader - Edition 2;Jan2010, Vol. 79, p1 

    A diagram demonstrating how volcanoes explode is presented.

  • NEWS GRAPH.  // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;2/18/2013, Vol. 81 Issue 16, p8 

    A graph is presented that shows the number of years of eruption of the world's most active volcanoes including Kilauea in Hawaii, Erebus in Antarctica, and Semeru in Indonesia.

  • Rock of Ages. FERBER, DAN // Discover;Oct2015, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p10 

    A diagram is presented which explains the formation of volcanic archipelago Canary Islands, a territory of Spain, west of Morocco, caused by volcanic eruptions.

  • Fire in the Sky. Hamalainen, Karina // Scholastic SuperScience;Mar2011, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p4 

    The article offers information on the eruption of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland in April 2010.

  • PHENOMENON.  // Backpacker;Sep2004, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p48 

    Presents information on the eruption of Mount Mazama in Oregon.

  • Double trouble. Williams, Stanley N. // Earth (1056148X);Aug96, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p42 

    Focuses on the simultaneous eruption of two neighboring volcanoes in Papua New Guinea in 1994. Vulcan and Tavurvur as the two volcanoes; Details on the efforts of scientists to study the eruption; Emissions from the eruption.

  • Indonesia hit by double tragedy.  // ICIS Chemical Business;11/1/2010, Vol. 278 Issue 15, p6 

    A photograph depicting houses of Indonesian villagers destroyed during the eruption of Mount Merapi volcano on October 26, 2010, is presented.

  • OH, HEAVENS!  // Junior Scholastic;5/10/2010, Vol. 112 Issue 16, p2 

    The article reports on the impact of the volcanic eruption on the local farms, properties and international flights in southern Iceland.

  • Iceland Closes Air Space Over Volcano Eruption.  // Journal of Turkish Weekly;05/23/2011, p1 

    The article reports Iceland closed its air space temporarily and the main international airport Keflavik after the Grimsvotn volcano erupted.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics