in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science
P ublished online July 2016 .
Article. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science); Volcanology and Seismology. 11097 words.
Between 50 and 70 volcanoes erupt each year—just a fraction of the 1,000 identified volcanoes that may erupt in the near future. When compared with the catastrophic loss of lives and...