Alaskan volcano investigations report

Alaskan volcano investigations report Author Geological Survey (U.S.)
ISBN-10 CHI:19439197
Release 1947
Pages 18
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Volcano and Geothermal Tourism

Volcano and Geothermal Tourism Author Patricia Erfurt-Cooper
ISBN-10 9781849775182
Release 2010
Pages 378
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There are over 1300 active volcanoes worldwide and many more dormant or extinct. Some are developed as tourist destinations; others are not, but have great potential. Mount Fuji in Japan attracts over 100 million visitors per year and has immense cultural and spiritual significance, while a number of volcanic areas in national parks, for example Teide in Spain, Yellowstone in the US, Vesuvius in Italy and Tongariro in New Zealand, attract between one to four million tourists each year. In the last decade the designation of nearly 50 geoparks around the world has highlighted their potential for tourism development. This book provides the first global review and assessment of the sustainable use of active and dormant volcanic and geothermal environments for geotourism. The volcano-based tourism sector is further augmented through a closely linked range of geothermal resources and attractions, such as geysers and hot springs, which are discussed in detail throughout individual chapters covering all key volcanic and geothermal regions around the world. It is shown that volcano and geothermal tourism is a subsection of nature-based geotourism and incorporates a variety of other tourism categories such as adventure tourism, extreme tourism, ecotourism, green tourism, educational tourism, and hot spring tourism. This comprehensive book covers the most important issues of this growing tourism sector whilst incorporating relevant global research, making it an essential resource for all in the field. Includes colour plates.



Volcano

Volcano Author
ISBN-10 1865099260
Release 2006
Pages 32
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Volcanoes are like giant pimples on the face of the Earth. They can be spectacular, but are extremely dangerous. Discover how volcanoes are formed, the different types and how they can benefit and endanger human lives.



Under the Volcano

Under the Volcano Author Malcolm Lowry
ISBN-10 9780141190679
Release 2000-02-03
Pages 400
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It is the Day of the Dead. The fiesta in full swing. In the shadow of Popocatepeti ragged children beg coins to buy skulls made of chocolate...and the ugly pariah dogs roam the streets. Geoffrey Firmin, HM ex-consul, is drowning himself in liquor and Mescal, while his ex-wife and half brother look on powerless to help him. As the day wears on, it becomes apparent that Geoffrey must die. It is his only escape from a world he cannot understand. UNDER THE VOLCANO is one of the century's great undisputed masterpieces.



Volcanoes

Volcanoes Author Mauro Rosi
ISBN-10 1552976831
Release 2003-01-01
Pages 335
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Offers a look at the structure, characteristics, and morphology of volcanoes with an examination of why they erupt along with an overview of the environmental benefits and detriments they cause. Original.



Volcano

Volcano Author Garrett Kaoru Hongo
ISBN-10 PSU:000031308328
Release 1995
Pages 342
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A Japanese American who was born in Hawaii and raised in Los Angeles describes how he moved his family to the Hawaiian rainforest of his ancestors in an effort to reconnect to his heritage



Volcano

Volcano Author Richard Woodley
ISBN-10 0061011657
Release 1997
Pages 210
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A series of earthquakes in Los Angeles reveal the formation of a killer volcano that is roaring to the surface from beneath the La Brea Tar Pits



Volcano

Volcano Author Patricia Lauber
ISBN-10 9780027545005
Release 1986-06-30
Pages 60
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An account of how and why Mount St. Helens erupted in May 1980 and the destruction it caused, and a discussion of the return of life to that area.



Volcano

Volcano Author Ellen J. Prager
ISBN-10 1426300913
Release 2007-05
Pages 32
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Explains why volcanoes erupt and describes what happens after an eruption.



Volcano

Volcano Author Yvonne Mary Selina Weekes
ISBN-10 184523037X
Release 2006
Pages 116
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This memoir that covers eight years dominated by the awakening, eruption, and still-grumbling aftermath of Montserrat's Soufriere volcano is an acutely written account of the impact of the eruption on the life and viability of this small Caribbean island.



Volcano

Volcano Author Richard Doyle
ISBN-10 9780099469353
Release 2006
Pages 693
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An island people are fighting for their lives. La Palma's Cumbre Vieja has erupted - soon ash and lava will annihilate everything, unless the locals can destroy the volcano first. A desperate group set out, armed with high explosives. Three thousand miles away across the Atlantic Ocean the peaceful seaport of Goodwill, Maine is getting ready for its annual summer festival, Founder's Day. Tourists and locals alike are in carnival mood. But all is not right - freak swells strike the coast, corpses are washed from cemeteries, the whales disappear from the sea. A convoy of surfers arrive: their network tells them something big is going to happen in this town any day now, and they want part of the action. Meanwhile the islanders have braved the ash clouds on La Palma and packed their explosives into a fault line. Today half their island will crash into the sea. Three thousand miles of ocean will not save Goodwill from what happens next.



Volcano

Volcano Author Shūsaku Endō
ISBN-10 STANFORD:36105035799043
Release 1980-12
Pages 175
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Jinpei Suda, a volcanologist, and Durand, a defrocked Catholic priest, both become obsessed with Akadake, a long quiescent volcano, disagreeing on the question of whether the volcano will soon erupt, a question that rules both their lives



Volcano

Volcano Author n/a
ISBN-10 9781625210982
Release 2013-07-01
Pages 48
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Discusses what causes volcanic eruptions, the three main types of volcanoes, early myths about volcanoes, and the environmental impact of eruptions, and takes a comprehensive look at the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens in Washington State.



An Ecological Survey of the Proposed Volcano Baru National Park Republic of Panama

An Ecological Survey of the Proposed Volcano Baru National Park  Republic of Panama Author Anne LaBastille
ISBN-10 2880320399
Release 1973-01-01
Pages 77
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Volcano

Volcano Author Donna O'Meara
ISBN-10 PSU:000062910224
Release 2007-11-15
Pages 288
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Describes the features and structure of volcanoes, the factors that determine whether a volcano is active, dormant, or extinct; and what volcanoes reveal about the geological history of Earth.



The Volcano Adventure Guide

The Volcano Adventure Guide Author Rosaly M. C. Lopes
ISBN-10 0521554535
Release 2005-01-13
Pages 352
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An illustrated guide for anyone wishing to visit and explore active volcanoes safely and enjoyably.



Volcano

Volcano Author Anne Rooney
ISBN-10 0756614090
Release 2006
Pages 68
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Describes the causes and aftermath of volcanoes throughout history, including Pompeii, St-Pierre, and Krakatau.