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Airplanes warned to avoid Alaska volcano airspace

...intensified at 6 a.m. Saturday, sending the ash cloud higher, said Dave Schneider, a geophysicist at Alaska Volcano Observatory.It's not clear how long this eruption will last, Schneider said. Pavlof's eruptions may last for weeks...
Lava threatens Hawaiian homes

...tangles of vegetation and tall trees make it difficult to see, said Janet Babb, a spokeswoman for the Hawaii Volcano Observatory.WHO IS AT RISK?Officials do not yet know exactly how many homes could be threatened by the lava flow, and...
Active Alaskan volcano has low-level eruption

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Alaska Volcano Observatory spokesmen say a low-level eruption of a volcano about 625 miles southwest of Anchorage is escalating, with pilots reporting...
Active Alaskan volcano has low-level eruption

ANCHORAGE - Authorities at the Alaska Volcano Observatory say elevated surface temperatures suggest the Pavlof Volcano is having a low-level eruption with lava at the surface. They said...
What others say: Alaska needs volcanic peace of mind

...federal budget cuts, the Alaska Volcano Observatory can no longer monitor many...a bulletin: "The Alaska Volcano Observatory has experienced numerous seismic...that advanced warning, the volcano observatory can only confirm that a volcano...
Volcanic activity calms at Iliamna

The Alaska Volcano Observatory dropped Iliamna's activity level to green Wednesday following a prolonged period of unrest. Activity at the volcano on the west...
Decision could set in motion Augustine Island geothermal energy

...resource on the island and indicates related subsurface and geological data aren't yet available, save for Alaska Volcano Observatory geohazard and volcanology field studies. "We are not geothermal experts," Slemons said. "We don't have...
Lava dome grows on Cleveland Volcano

...scientists are on alert in case it sends up an ash cloud that could threaten trans-Pacific flights.The Alaska Volcano Observatory detected elevated surface temperatures Jan. 24 at Cleveland's summit. Satellite data obtained last week indicated...

...ANCHORAGE (AP) - The threat level of an Alaska volcano has been raised following an ash emission Tuesday.The Alaska Volcano Observatory raised the advisory level for Pavlof Volcano to orange from yellow following the 11 a.m. emission.Geophysicist...
New data sheds light on volcano forecasting

...scientist-in-charge at the Alaska Volcano Observatory. In 1989, the observatory...amount of time, according to volcano observatory documents. During both eruptions...coordinator for the Cascades Volcano Observatory, said scientists' collective...


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