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Can we predict volcanic eruptions? Related Resources
 
Related Volcano Resources
Explore these excellent Web sites and books about volcanoes.

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Volcano Hazards Program
http://volcanoes.usgs.gov/
An essential resource on volcanic hazards, this site includes a FAQ, photo glossary, and more.

The USGS has also made the following short publications available on the Web, with full text and images:

Volcanoes
http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/volc/

Monitoring Active Volcanoes
http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/monitor/

Volcanoes of the United States
http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/volcus/

Eruptions of Hawaiian Volcanoes: Past, Present, and Future
http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/hawaii/

Eruptions of Mt. St. Helens: Past, Present, and Future
http://pubs.usgs.gov/publications/msh/

Global Volcanism Program, Smithsonian Institution
http://www.volcano.si.edu/
A wealth of up-to-date volcano information, including the monthly Bulletin of the Global Volcanism Network.

Volcano World
http://volcano.und.nodak.edu/
Excellent resource designed for younger audiences but fun for all ages. Don't miss their "Ask a Volcanologist" feature.

MTU Volcanoes Page
http://www.geo.mtu.edu/volcanoes/
Maps, terms, current volcanic events, and more can be found at Michigan Tech's site.

The Electronic Volcano
http://www.dartmouth.edu/~volcano/
Dartmouth University's extensive collection of volcanology resources.

Cascades Volcano Observatory
http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/
The USGS's Cascades Volcano Observatory site has a wealth of information, including diagrams, maps, case studies about volcanoes, and much more. Don't miss their photo archives and their Dante's Peak FAQ's.

Alaska Volcano Observatory
http://www.avo.alaska.edu/
This site contains information and a photo archive on over 40 active volcanoes in the Alaskan region.

Ask-a-Geologist
http://geology.usgs.gov/ask-a-geo.html
If you can't find an answer anywhere else, try asking a USGS geologist.

Volcano Discussion Lists

Volcano World's Email Forums
http://volcano.und.nodak.edu/vwdocs/mailing_lists/
Get email notices when volcanoes erupt around the world.

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"Volcanoes" is inspired by programs from Earth Revealed.