The Vulnerability of Canada to Volcanic Hazards

  title={The Vulnerability of Canada to Volcanic Hazards},
  author={Mark V. Stasiuk and Catherine Jean Hickson and Taimi Mulder},
  journal={Natural Hazards},
Western Canada lies in a zone of active tectonics and volcanism, but thedispersed population has witnessed few eruptions due to the remoteness of the volcanoes and their low level ofactivity. This has created a false perception that Canada's volcanoes are extinct.There are more than 200 potentially-active volcanoes in Canada, 49of which have erupted in the past 10,000 years. They occur in five belts, with origins related totectonic environment. The minimum annual probability of a Canadian… 
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