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Recent Bulletin Reports

  • Iliwerung | Submarine flank eruption during August 2013 accompanied by crater fumarolic emissions
  • Karkar | Ash plumes observed by satellites during 2012-2014
  • Lopevi | Increased volcanic unrest in December 2014
  • Marapi | Ash plumes in August and October 2011, March 2012, and February 2014

  • Latest Bulletin (May 2015)


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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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