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Scientists to measure ash stirred from 1912 Alaska eruption

...Peninsula. More than a century later, ash from the event is still creating a hazard.Scientists from the Alaska Volcano Observatory will set up equipment next week to monitor clouds of ash that are regularly blown across Shelikof Strait toward...
Cleveland Volcano erupts

...scientists have detected no ash cloud that could threaten jets crossing the Pacific Ocean. Scientists as the Alaska Volcano Observatory recorded an explosion at the volcano 940 miles southwest of Anchorage in the Aleutian Islands. U.S. Geological...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Ring of Fire

...spectacular fashion. The Alaska Volcano Observatory in Anchorage monitors the...Drift River Oil Terminal. The Volcano Observatory said total estimated economic...studies cited on the Alaska Volcano Observatory Web site, at least 11 avalanches...
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...


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