The eruption killed thousands of livestock, while dozens of public facilities, including a bridge connecting districts, were damaged.
"The reports coming to us revealed that 22 have died, and 30 persons lost contacts, and the number could be more than that as there were some mining activities on the rivers just before the eruption,"
San Juan (Puerto Rico): An explosive eruption rocked La Soufriere volcano on the eastern Caribbean island of St. Vincent on Friday following mandatory evacuation orders from the local government. Emergency…
Jakarta: Indonesia’s Mount Merapi volcano erupted on Sunday, spewing a column of ash by up to 6 km high, and the highest level of flight alert was issued. The wind was blowing to the west of the crater and the residents living near the volcano which is situated in Indonesia’s main Java Island are barred […]
Washington: Reconstruction of timing and related radiative forcing of nearly 300 individual volcanic eruptions dated as far as the early Roman period shows that large volcanic eruptions were drivers of climate change, says new study. The study was led by scientists from the Desert Research Institute (DRI), US. “Using new records, we are able to […]