Frequently Asked Questions

Below are links to answers for general questions we frequently receive from people interested in volcanoes. If you are interested in questions about a specific volcano or volcano observatory, you can find answers to your questions on the observatory FAQs linked at the bottom of this page.

About Volcano Monitoring

About Volcano Hazards

About Volcanic Eruption Precursors

About Volcanic Eruptions

About Studying and Working on Volcanoes

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