EOS Volcanology Logo What's New on the EOS Volcanology Web? [Ended in 2003]

October 1: Format modifications to the EOS Volcanology web site brought on line. The paths to a few files have changed to improve long term efficiency. All effected internal links have been redirected. Also, an EOS spacecraft update page has been added.

Responsibility for maintenance of EOS Volcanology web site turned over to Pete Mouginis-Mark, University of Hawaii.

July 10: added a table of planned Landsat data acquisitions of volcanoes


November 7: added a new version of the Data Product Document for Plume Top Characteristics by L. Glaze, L. Wilson, S. Self, R. Holasek, [ WordPerfect 6.0 for Windows95 file, 0.6 Mb],

Figure 1 (color): [ PDF 0.04 Mb | PS 4 Mb]
Figure 5 (color): [ PDF 0.4 Mb | PS 5 Mb]
A paper copy of this document is available by mail, upon request from lori#puuoo.gsfc.nasa.gov (change # to @ to clear SPAMblock)]

October 15: added the EOS Volcanology Team's 1998 Progress Report (Adobe Acrobat file format)

October 9: added links to Merapi Volcano Observatory, Volcanological Survey of Indonesia, and Hawaii Center for Volcanology

September 23: added links to Monitoreo y Vigilancia del Volcan Popocatepetl (in Spanish) and Kamchatka: Institute of Volcanic Geology and Geochemistry (Russian Acad. Sci.)

September 18: added a Web Site Index to the Home Page

September 5: updated the EOS Volcanology acronym information

August 15, 1998: EOS Volcanology Web Site's 4th Anniversary!!!

July 8: added a link to the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory

March 2: added links to RIDGE NSF Program (Mid-Ocean Ridge Interdisciplinary Global Experiments) and VENTS NOAA Program (Submarine Volcanoes and Hydrothermal Venting).

Added links to two remote sensing online books: Geomorphology From Space: A Global Overview of Regional Landforms (N.M. Short, Sr. and R.W. Blair, Jr.) and The Remote Sensing Tutorial (N.M. Short, Sr.).

January 10: added a link to Surfing for Earthquakes and Volcanoes lesson plan for grades 6-8


October 21: added a link to USGS Learning Web: Volcanoes!

October 14: added 1996 and 1997 Team Progress Reports

October 8: added a link to: Annenberg/CPB Projects Exhibit on "Volcanoes: Can we predict volcanic eruptions"

October 4: added a link to: Hawaii: GOES 9 hotspot images of the Big Island of Hawaii in near real time

October 3: added links to: GOES Weather Satellite Images: Real Time and Volcano Watch

and Meteosat Weather Satellite Images

August 13: added documents previously not accessible on the Web. These are part of the team's Data Product Documents:

Thermal Anomaly - High Spatial Resolution (V.J.Realmuto) [ PDF 0.03Mb | PS 0.1Mb ]

Volcano Temperature Change (V.J. Realmuto) [ PDF 0.3Mb | PS 8Mb ]

OR, text without figures: [ PDF 0.05Mb | PS 0.3Mb ]
and color figures as separate files:
#3296 color Figure A.1: [ GIF 0.06Mb | PDF 0.1Mb ! PS 4.5Mb ]
#3296 color Figure A.2: [ GIF 0.04Mb | PDF 0.1Mb | PS 3Mb ]
Volcanic SO2 - High and Moderate Spatial Resolution (V.J. Realmuto) [ PDF 0.07Mb | PS 0.4Mb ]

Added a link to the new USGS Volcano Hazards Program Web site

June 30: added a link to The Science of Volcano Lakes

Jan 30: added a link to Stromboli On-Line Workshop: Ideas for Teachers


Oct 29: added link to Athena curriculum: Mount St. Helens Blast Zone Recovery (remote sensing)

Oct 11: added link to Cyber Volcanoes: World Wide Web Research (Grades 6-9)

July 8: added links to Hawaii Space Grant Consortium Hands-On Volcanology Activities,

Canadian Meteorological Centre [soon to be designated a Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre (VAAC)] and links to VAAC Montreal (...version in Francais) ,

Ruapehu Eruption Alert Bulletins (Inst. Geological & Nuclear Sci. Ltd, New Zealand),

French Volcano Observatories (Martinique, Guadeloupe, Réunion, Comores), and

Wairakei Research Center Taupo Observatory

May 7: added link to University of Naples, Department of Geophysics and Volcanology

April 19: added link to Global Volcanic and Environmental Systems Simulation (GVES): Vesuvius

February 23: added links to The Great Globe Gallery (the Earth on globes, maps, satellite images, projections, movies, etc.) and Vesuvio Decade Volcano, Italy

February 9: added a link to January 1997 IAVCEI Meeting in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

January 25: added a link to Mount Erebus Volcanic Observatory

January 17: added a link to Volcano Lesson (4th grade level), part of the Galileo archive of K-12 science lesson plans. This was added to the list of Links to Other Volcano K-12 Educational Sites: Lessons and Activities

January 5: posted a new version of the Data Product Document 3292: Thermal Anomaly - Low Spatial Resolution, by Luke Flynn


December 30: added a link to Landsat 7

December 28: added a link to SIR-C/X-SAR Volcano Exhibit

December 21: added a link to Under the Volcano by Peter Tyson (from MIT's Jan. 96 Technology Review magazine)

December 19: added EOS Volcanology Data Product Documents and Links to Other Volcano K-12 Educational Sites: Lessons and Activities

December 16: added a link to Stromboli on-line

December 6: added a link to Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, NW Costa Rica

November 26: added links to GEOMAR Research Center for Marine Geosciences of Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany and Mauna Loa Decade Volcano

November 24: put a new image on the Home Page

November 23: added links to Batur Volcano, Bali, Indonesia and ADEOS Advanced Earth Observation Satellite information provided by NASDA (National Space Development Agency) Earth Observation Center and IGES Institute for Global Environmental Strategies

November 22: added a link to IAVCEI: International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior

November 21: added a link to the JPL Data Distribution Laboratory CD-ROM autochanger with Compiled Volcanology Data CD-ROMs

November 17: added a link to Daniel J. Johnson's Volcanic Activity Web site

November 14: updated the software package ITAS to work with IDL (Interactive Data Language) Version 4 (itas40.tar.Z).

October 30: added a link to Mt Ruapehu Erupts!

October 26: added a link to Natural Disaster Reference Database

September 21: replaced the link to Global Positioning System Monitoring Data for Long Valley, California with more general links to Global Positioning System Time Series and more GPS Information

September 17: added a link to Volcano Topography and Volcanic Hazards (Goddard Geodynamics Branch)

September 12: added links to Geological Survey of Japan, Hokkaido Branch, and Jonathan Dehn's Computer Modeling of the Volcanic System

August 25: added links to Volcano Mercenaries of America and Satellite Imagery Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

August 24: added the 1995 EOS Volcanology Team Progress Report

August 10: added a link to the report published on the Web by AGU: S Self and PJ Mouginis-Mark (1995) Volcanic eruptions, prediction, hazard assessment, remote sensing, and societal implications, US National Report to International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics, 1991-1994, Rev. Geophys. Suppl., 33: 257-262.

July 28: added a SIR-C image of Reunion Island (Slide #4) to the slide set for Piton de la Fournaise

July 12: added a link to VAFTAD Volcanic Ash Forecast Transport and Dispersion (NOAA Air Resources Laboratory)

July 5: added a link to Emergency Information System International

July 2: added a link to Volcaniclastic Information Center (UCSB)

June 26: added a link to Mount St. Helens: Images/Stories/Curriculum

June 24: added a link to Long Valley Caldera (USGS Monitoring)

June 10: added a link to the Nordic Volcanological Institute

May 22: added a link to "Santa Maria: A Remote Sensing Perspective" Report by W.I. Rose and P.G. Kimberly

May 20: added links to Boris Behncke's Volcano Home Page (Stromboli and other volcanoes) and the Bulletin of the Global Volcanism Network (Smithsonian)

May 12: added links to the Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo and Unzen - Decade Volcano

May 5: added a link to the Stromboli Project (University of Udine, Italy)

Apr 12: added a link to the Alaska Synthetic Aperture Radar Facility

Apr 10: added a SIR-C image of Reunion Island (Slide #3) to the slide set for Piton de la Fournaise

Apr 4: added a link to MOPITT (Measurements of Pollution in the Troposphere)

Mar 31: added a link to TOMS (Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer) Volcanic SO2

Mar 25: added a link to Global Change Research Information Office

Mar 16: added a link to Reports on the volcanic activity on Fernandina, in the Galapagos NOTE: This Web site is in operation during 0600-2200 (GMT - 6 hours) only, and it's a very slow connection.

Mar 14: added a link to the EOS-PM1 instrument AIRS (Atmospheric Infrared Sounder)

Mar 13: added a link to Science Strategy for EOS: Chapter 8: Volcanoes, Dust Storms, and Climate Change

Feb 26: added links to U.K. Volcanologists Group and Center for the Study of Active Volcanoes, University of Hawaii at Hilo Geology Department

Feb 24: added link to USGS Video Tapes Available: (1) August 18, 1992, Eruption of Spurr Volcano, and (2) Volcanic Activity in Alaska 1983 to 1992

Feb 18: added links to TOMS (Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer) and links to other personal pages and institution pages on the EOS Volcanology Team Address/Email/Fax List

Feb 5: added links to Virtually Hawaii (includes a virtual field trip to Kilauea), and A compilation of sulfur dioxide and carbon dioxide emission-rate data from Mount St. Helens during 1980-88, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report by Kenneth A. McGee and Thomas J. Casadevall

Jan 28: added a link to information about the EOS instrument MISR (Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer)

Jan 22: You can help influence the remote sensing products we will be making available to you during the EOS mission by responding to this questionnaire.

Jan 16: added a link to VolcanoWorld, a project of the NASA program: Public Use of Earth and Space Science Data over the Internet

Jan 12: added a link to the Global Positioning System Monitoring Data for Long Valley, California. For more information on this GPS data set, look at T.H. Dixon et al., 1995, GPS monitoring data for active volcanos available on internet, Eos Trans. AGU v.76, p.2.

Jan 11: added a link to the Ascension Island Geology page, provided by Barry Weaver of the School of Geology and Geophysics at the University of Oklahoma

Jan 3: added a link to the formal announcement of opportunity for proposing to use RADARSAT data

Jan 2: added information about EOS team activities at Kilauea, and added links to Hawaii Space Grant Consortium and Landsat TM images of Hawaii


Dec 31: added a link to AVHRR images of the recent eruption at Popocatepetl, Mexico, provided by the Louisiana State University Earth Scan Laboratory, Coastal Studies Institute

Dec 21: added a new first paragraph to the Introduction page to describe the EOS IDS teams and their role in EOS, and added a new link to Digital Elevation Data Catalog

Dec 19: added Peter Francis Slide Set: 40 Slides of Volcanoes, Lavas and Related Features, Pyroclastic Eruptions and Products, and Hydrovolcanic Eruptions These images can be purchased as a set of 35 mm color slides

Dec 18: added a link to Monthly Archives of the sci.geo.eos Usenet Newsgroup

Dec 17: added links to NOAA/CMDL Aerosol Group and the Global Change Master Directory

Dec 14: added links to the European Space Agency (ESA) and ESA's European Space Research Institute (ESRIN) User Services

Dec 13: added links to Geothermal Energy Information provided by the Center for Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technology) and the International Geothermal Association and a link to the Alaska Volcano Observatory

Dec 12: rearranged the Home Page to give Educational Outreach its own page and added Interactive Topographic Analysis Software (ITAS)

Nov 30: added a link to the Electronic Volcano (Guide to Information on Active Volcanoes) provided by Dartmouth University

Nov 26: added links to the Istituto Internazionale di Vulcanologia - C.N.R. - Catania, Italy and the University of Pisa, Italy - Volcanic Simulation Group

Nov 22: added photos of Fernandina Volcano (Galapagos Islands)

Oct 8: added Related Satellite Data Provided by Other Organizations

Oct 6: added photos of Piton de la Fournaise volcano (Reunion Island)

Sept 28: added images to the Interim Report: Development of an Educational and Outreach Panel for the EOS Science Executive Council

Sept 27: added satellite images of the Mount St. Helens May 18, 1980, and Pinatubo June 15, 1991, eruption clouds

Sept 25: added the Interim Report: Development of an Educational and Outreach Panel for the EOS Science Executive Council

Aug 24: added a link to the INGEOMINAS Volcanological and Seismological Observatory in Colombia

Aug 22: added a link to the Global Volcanism Network (Smithsonian)

Aug 20: added a link to the University of Washington Volcano Systems Center (UW + USGS)

Aug 15, 1994: EOS Volcanology Web Pages Open to the Network

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