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Recent Bulletin Reports

  • Etna
    January–13 June 2014: NSEC emits lava and 11 Feb landslide with ground-hugging reddish cloud
  • Fogo
    23 November 2014 eruption and aftermath
  • Korovin
    Summary of volcanism during 1987-2007
  • Suwanosejima
    April 2013–December 2014: Periods with several eruptions per day

  • Latest Bulletin (November 2014)


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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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