Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-03054
Lava flows from Little Belknap shield volcano in the central Cascade Range of Oregon on the right skyline diverge around a kipuka, a forested island of pre-eruption terrain in the center of the photo. Kipuka is a Hawaiian term for older land surrounded by lava flows.
Photo by Lee Siebert, 1995 (Smithsonian Institution).
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