Volcano Web Assignment

Dynamic Earth



1st stop: http://volcanoes.usgs.gov/ let’s explore this website.


Which volcanoes are being watched closely?


Where are they?



What are the hazards for each of the volcanoes that are being watched closely?



Choose a webcam and watch it for a minute. Describe your experiences.



Describe where you would find the major volcanoes in the United States.




2nd stop: Do an image search for “Volcano” on Google or another search engine


Find your favorite picture on this website and tell me which it is. Be as descriptive as you can.




3rd stop: http://volcano.oregonstate.edu/


Go to the “folklore” section (http://volcano.oregonstate.edu/volcano-folklore ) and find your favorite volcano legend. Which is it and why?










Got to the “interviews” (you can find them here: http://volcano.oregonstate.edu/interviews ) and find an interview you like. Who was it and why did you like the interview?








4th stop: http://www.geology.sdsu.edu/how_volcanoes_work/Home.html



Go to the “Planetary Volcanism” section and click on Mars. Please describe volcanism on Mars.











Now if you would could you describe volcanism on Io?












Now go back to the main page, click on “Eruption Types” tell me the coolest type of eruption (in your opinion) and why.













That’s it, you’re finished.