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USGS scientists say volcanic unrest in Cleveland continues

Cleveland Volcano continues to show signs of unrest. Image: Max Kaufman/Alaska Volcano Observatory/University of Alaska Fairbanks, Geophysical Institute A large, potentially dangerous volcano is not erupting at this time, but USGS scientists say that may change at Cleveland volcano where they have the volcano’s alert level and aviation color code. on ADVISORY/YELLOW due to volcanic […]

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On the Caribbean coast of Mexico, mountains of seaweed grow | app

TULUM, Mexico (AP) — Scraping smelly sargassum seaweed off some beaches on Mexico’s resort-studded Caribbean coast has become not just a nightmare, but possibly a health threat, for workers doing it — with the amounts washed ashore this year apparently from mountains not mounds. The decomposition of sargassum, which is actually algae, generates hydrogen sulfide […]

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Are there volcanoes near Whistler, BC?

Here in the weekthere Under Museum Musings, we mostly explore and share stories from the past. Rarely, however, do we go back thousands or millions of years as necessary when discussing the geological history of our region. To celebrate the Sea to Sky Fire and Ice Aspiring Geopark, the Museum is showcasing the landscape in […]

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How to Avoid Labor Day Traffic on I-70 in the Colorado Mountains

As the four-day Labor Day weekend will mark one of the busiest traffic times of the year in the Interstate 70 mountain corridor, a little planning can help motorists avoid the worst. Westbound traffic, measured by vehicles passing through the Eisenhower Tunnel last year, was the worst on Friday (30,249) and Saturday (26,659). Eastbound traffic […]

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Mexico: mountains of seaweed grow on the beaches

TULUM, Mexico – Scraping smelly sargassum seaweed off some beaches on Mexico’s resort-studded Caribbean coast has become not just a nightmare, but possibly a health threat, for workers doing it – with the amounts washed ashore this year , apparently mountains and not mounds. The decomposition of sargassum, which is actually algae, generates hydrogen sulfide […]

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Geological wonders of Lassen Volcanic National Park and its surroundings

I’ve always wanted to visit Mount Lassen, the southernmost volcano in the Cascade Range that stretches from British Columbia through Washington and Oregon to northern California. Site of a major 1915 eruption, this national park is a great place to experience volcanoes with plenty of current volcanic and seismic activity. Evidence of many historic eruptions […]

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Collaborative conservation in Arizona’s White Mountains leads to delisting recommendation for Apache trout

US Fish and Wildlife Service completes five-year review with delisting recommendation for Arizona state fish Thanks to half a century of collaborative conservation efforts between tribal, state, federal and non-governmental organizations, Apache trout have a brighter, more sustainable future. The United States Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) today announced the completion of a five-year status […]

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New book dives into the Klamath Mountains – Times-Standard

Filled with mystery conjured up by unparalleled biodiversity, the Klamath Mountains tell many stories of evolution and resilience shaped over long periods of time. Geology is the defining character of this range, with numerous smaller mountain ranges forming a jigsaw of large-shouldered river canyons and sharp ridges. In the Klamath Knot, geology also shapes the […]

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Fire in San Gabriel Mountains reaches about 100 acres, forces road closures – San Gabriel Valley Tribune

A brush fire burning in the San Gabriel Mountains grew to nearly 100 acres Thursday night as crews worked to contain the blaze. UPDATE (Friday August 26): East Fire in Angeles National Forest 20% contained The blaze, dubbed East Fire, was reported around 2:15 p.m. when it had burned about 5 to 7 acres near […]

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See Iceland go up in flames in volcanic eruptions

Breaking more than seven months of calm, the Reykjanes peninsula in western Iceland once again exploded into volcanic flames. After a swarm of earthquakes in late July and early August rocked the region, lava erupted from the Fagradalsfjall volcano in the Meradalir Valley – not far from barely cooled lava from the same volcano’s 2021 […]

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He loves beach vacations. She loves the mountains. What are they doing?

During the first 10 years of their marriage, their vacations were above all city trips, and they were content to explore together the history of Paris or London. But in 2018, during a visit to Vietnam and Cambodia, Ms. Vandenberghe fell in love with everything the region had to offer — its food, its culture, […]

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3 orphaned cubs in the San Bernardino Mountains will return to the wild after rehab – San Bernardino Sun

Three black bear cubs orphaned in the San Bernardino Mountains this summer have passed their health screenings and will continue their stay at the San Diego Humane Society’s Ramona Wildlife Center until they are strong enough to return to the wild. Two of the cubs, a 6-month-old brother and sister, were found separately on July […]

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Your San Juan Mountains Silverton Basecamp since 1883

One of the most interesting towns to visit in the Rocky Mountains is Silverton. It is located remotely in the San Juan Mountains of the Great Rockies. It was a gold rush boom town in the second half of the 1800s, but declined soon after, with the last mine finally closing in 1992. Today it […]

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Volcano Semeru, Ibu, Reventador, Erta Ale, Sangay, Nevado D…

Wed 17 Aug 2022, 09:00 PM 9:00 p.m. | BY: SEVERAL CONTRIBUTORS Map of today’s active volcanoes Location of collapsed lava material in black frame (image: @ar_etsch/twitter) Very bad conditions seen from the Langihryggur webcam today (image: RÚV) Eruption at Ibu volcano yesterday (image: PVMBG) Lava splashes through the hornito formed in the North Pit […]

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We Tested Tesla Full Self-Driving Beta in the Blue Ridge Mountains, and It Was Scary

We tested Tesla Full Self-Driving (FSD) Beta in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, and it was a chilling experience. FSD Beta allows Tesla vehicles to drive autonomously to a destination entered into the car’s navigation system, but the driver must remain alert and ready to take control at all times. Since the responsibility lies with […]

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Criminal activity in the Bull Mountains must be stopped – Daily Montanan

The Bull Mountains, just north of Billings, are home to Montana’s only underground coal mine, owned by Signal Peak Energy. I’ve ranched in these hills all my life, as have my parents before me. We have operated ranches alongside coal production for generations. This has always been a challenge because coal mining inherently causes damage […]

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Why hikers are clamoring to photograph a volcanic eruption in Iceland, despite the risks | Smart News

Lava rises from the volcano eruption in Iceland’s Meradalir Valley late on August 6. Sergei Gapon/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images Bursts of hot magma flow through Iceland’s Meradalir Valley after a volcanic eruption began last week. Its source is a massive crack the length of three football fields, according to Forbes’ Eric Mac. Volcanic activity […]

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Authorities on alert after underwater volcanic activity in American Samoa

Smithsonian Institute/RNZ Global Volcanism Program A map shows some of the underwater volcanoes around American Samoa. Emergency operations personnel remain on high alert in American Samoa due to intense underwater volcano activity. The territory’s emergency operations center was activated in response to reports from Ta’u and Ofu islanders of the Manu’a group of earthquakes. The […]

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Steve Charter: Criminal activity in the Bull Mountains must be stopped | Columnists

STEVE CHARTER The Bull Mountains, just north of Billings, are home to Montana’s only underground coal mine, owned by Signal Peak Energy. I’ve ranched in these hills all my life, as have my parents before me. We have operated ranches alongside coal production for generations. This has always been a challenge because coal mining inherently […]

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Forest fires have spread through the mountains of southeastern France; thousands evacuated

Forest fires were still raging in southeastern France, with several firefighters injured and thousands of residents evacuated. In the Diois mountains in the Drôme department, the forest fires that broke out on Friday have still not stabilized. Three firefighters were injured and 180 hectares of land burned, the French daily Le Figaro reported on […]

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2 Fort Benning soldiers killed in North Georgia mountains

2 soldiers killed, 3 injured in weather incident Two soldiers were killed and three others injured in a weather-related incident in northern Georgia, according to the US military. A US Army spokesman said the two soldiers, whose names have not yet been released, were part of the training program at the Maneuver Center of Excellence. […]

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10 Vrbo Rentals in Frisco, Colorado in the Mountains

When looking for the perfect place for your ski vacation, many factors can come into play. Whatever you are looking for, you are sure to find the perfect place somewhere. But if you’re looking for an off-the-beaten-path destination that looks like it’s straight out of a Hallmark movie, the town of Frisco, Colorado might just […]

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Blue Mountains, Queanbeyan Pub Trade

The new Ivanhoe Hotel sold after 46 years. Sydney publicans Ray Reilly and Adrian Guest have bought the Art Deco New Ivanhoe Hotel, in Blackheath, in the Blue Mountains. The freehold business for the 1930s site is expected to trade for nearly $6 million. The seller, Kerry Ray, has operated it since 1975 – for […]

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The ozone layer will be weakened by this volcanic eruption

Tantrum – The violent eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Haapai volcano in Tonga on January 15, 2022 ‘injected’ an unprecedented amount of water directly into the stratosphere, the equivalent of more than 58,000 Olympic swimming pools. The eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Haapai volcano released enough “strange water” to fill more than 58,000 Olympic swimming […]

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Iceland’s eruption could be the start of decades of volcanic activity

Less than a year has passed since lava stopped erupting from Iceland’s Reykjanes peninsula following the region’s first major volcanic explosion in nearly 800 years. But now the island is bleeding molten rock again. The start of a new eruption so soon after the turmoil of 2021 seems to underscore that this once dormant peninsula […]

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Slovenia: shaping the future sustainability of mountain areas / Slovenia / Regions / Homepage

Cohesion funds can give new impetus to the development of mountain areas in Slovenia. Two of the five policy objectives in effect until 2027 provide significant financial incentive to improve public services and the quality of life of local communities, while preserving nature Slovenian territory is 72% dominated by mountains, a popular destination with almost […]

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Magic: The Gathering – Revised Volcanic Island Auction at Heritage

| Heritage auctionsa Dallas, Texas-based auction house that primarily deals in auction lots and listings primarily involving comic books, video games, trading cards, and other similar collectibles, put a rare, graded copy of volcanic island from Revised edition basic set of Magic: The Gathering auction! This card, one of the ten original “Dual Earths” in […]

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An injured hiker at Mass. rescued by helicopter on a trail in the White Mountains

Local The agency said Lawrence and his group of hikers had hiked extensively in the White Mountains before and “were all well prepared for the hike.” By Martin Finucane, The Boston Globe August 3, 2022 A 34-year-old man from Norwell, Mass., was rescued by helicopter Monday from Franconia Ridge in the White Mountains after falling […]

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Al-Qaeda’s Zawahiri survived steep mountains and was killed in upmarket Kabul

A photo of al-Qaeda’s new leader, Egyptian Ayman al-Zawahiri, is seen in this still image taken from a video released September 12, 2011. SITE Monitoring Service/Handout via REUTERS TV/ Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 2 (Reuters) – Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, who had a $25 million bounty on his head, […]

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Landslide near Angelus Oaks closes Highway 38 in the San Bernardino Mountains – San Bernardino Sun

A landslide triggered by heavy rain this weekend along Highway 38 in the San Bernardino Mountains has caused closures on the highway along the 2020 El Dorado fire burn scar Sunday July 31 afternoon. Hwy 38 at Valley of the Falls Dr. closed due to mud on roadway near Angelus Oaks. Please find an alternate […]