West Indian volcanic eruptions and the hazard to human populations

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dc.contributor.author Tomblin, J. F.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-08-13T19:39:16Z
dc.date.available 2010-08-13T19:39:16Z
dc.date.issued 2010-08-13T19:39:16Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/8384
dc.description A preprint of a paaper to be read aat thefifth Caribbeaan Geological confereence, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, July 19968 en
dc.description.abstract This paper describes the types of volcanic activity which represents a hazard to human populations in the West Indies. Particular attention is paid to the most dangerous type of activity; the pyroclast flow. Alternative called the glowing avalanche or nuee ardente eruption. Attention wil be paid to the signs connected to this type of eruption and destructive damage resulting from it. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.subject Hazard en
dc.subject Pyroclast flows en
dc.subject Volcanic eruptions en
dc.title West Indian volcanic eruptions and the hazard to human populations en
dc.type Preprint en


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