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Decade Volcanoes

In the 1990s, the International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior started the Decade Volcano Project. As part of their work, they designated sixteen volcanoes particularly worthy of study "because of their explosive histories and close proximity to human populations." The group recently teamed up with National Geographic to create a guide to these volcanoes via this interactive map. Navigating through the map, visitors can learn about Mount Rainier, Colima, Galeras, Santorini, and other prominent volcanoes. For each volcano, there's a brief sketch that gives the date of its last eruption, its elevation, nearby population centers, and a photograph.
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  • https://scout.wisc.edu/Reports/ScoutReport/2007/scout-071019#5
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October 19th, 2007
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October 19th, 2007 at 8:04am
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October 19th, 2007 at 10:31am
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