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More photos circulating on social media of #LaSoufriere‘s incandescent lava dome seen from the leeward side of St. Vincent on Saturday night. Reiterating: No explosive eruption ongoing. No evacuation orders in effect. The dome is glowing, what is termed incandescent,…

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LA SOUFRERIE GLOWS IN THE NIGHT

A look at the Glow seen at La Soufriere Volcano. According to Nemo. No evacuation order has been issued as we continue to experience an effusive eruption. Professor Robertson said that the Glow will be seen more and is most…

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FIRST COVID-19 DEATH AND 62 NEW CASES

SVG records its first Covid-19 death, 62 new cases St Vincent and the Grenadines recorded its first COVID-19 death, today, Friday, January 15. “The 49-year-old female with multiple pre-existing conditions, presented to the  Hospital Services during the evening of January…

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LA SOUFRIÈRE BULLETIN # 16

LA SOUFRIÈRE BULLETIN # 16, 1. Reasonably clear conditions in the summit area of the La Soufrière Volcano allowed for rock samples to be collected from the western part of the lava dome today. 2. During the field sampling mission…

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LA SOUFRIÈRE IS DANGEROUS

UPDATE: La Soufriere extremely dangerous, public advised to stay away UWI -SRC RELEASE The scientific team has successfully and safely collected rock samples from the new lava dome at la Soufriere volcano. Analysis of the composition of these rocks will…

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FLY-OVER LA SOUFRIERE

Today’s (01/16/2021) flyover of the #LaSoufrière Volcano, St Vincent with Volcanologist Thomas Christopher collecting multigas measurements from the new dome. Changes in volcanic gas chemistry can provide insight into activity beneath the new dome. Video: @uwiseismic Average Rating 0 out…

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GEOLOGIST COLLECTS SAMPLES IN CRATER

Geologist, Prof. Richie Robertson, collects rock samples from the new dome in the crater at La Soufriere. Strict volcano safety protocols have been enacted to facilitate the scientific team’s expedition to the crater as changes in volcanic activity can occur…

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SCIENTISTS COLLECTED ROCK SAMPLES

The scientific team has successfully and safely collected rock samples from the new lava dome at #lasoufriere volcano. Analysis of the composition of these rocks will provide valuable information on whether the new dome is comprised of older material (related…

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FIRST COVID-19 DEATH

SIXTY-TWO (62) NEW COVID-19 CASES – FIRST DEATH St. Vincent and the Grenadines yesterday recorded its first COVID-19 death. The forty- nine (49) year old female with multiple pre-existing conditions, presented to the Hospital Services during the evening of January…

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NEW GPS INSTALL AT LA SOUFRIERE

Volunteers and local community members supporting the team from SRC during the installation of seismic stations at the summit of the volcano THE PUBLIC IS ASKED NOT TO VANDALIZE THE EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON THE MOUNT OF THE VOLCANO. Average Rating…

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