Deaths and injuries in the eruption of Galeras Volcano, Colombia, 14 January 1993

@inproceedings{Baxter1997DeathsAI,
  title={Deaths and injuries in the eruption of Galeras Volcano, Colombia, 14 January 1993},
  author={Peter W. J. Baxter and A. C. J. Gresham},
  year={1997}
}
Abstract Six volcanologists and three tourists were killed in the crater of Galeras Volcano, Colombia, when it erupted without warning. The scientists were attending the United Nations International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction Workshop which had been convened to improve monitoring, research and disaster mitigation at Galeras, at the time the most active and one of the most hazardous volcanoes in South America. Information on the events surrounding the eruption was obtained by sending… CONTINUE READING

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