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ISBN-10: 3642258905

ISBN-13: 9783642258909

This booklet summarizes the reports performed at of the main lively volcanoes of Chiapas (Mexico): El Chichón and Tacaná. El Chichón erupted explosively in 1982 killing greater than 2000 humans being the worst volcanic catastrophe in Mexico, and Tacaná produced light phreatic explosions in 1950 and 1986. merely after those explosions a surge of latest stories started to unreveal their volcanic heritage and effect.

This e-book provides the cutting-edge advances in themes with regards to the geologic atmosphere of the 2 volcanoes, their eruptive heritage and composition of erupted items, the hydrothermal platforms and their manifestations. Volcanic risks and hazards and attainable mitigation plans are mentioned in response to the event of the catastrophic eruption of El Chichón that happened in 1982. The booklet also will contain formerly unpublished fabric at the plant life and the fauna of the quarter and archaeological and social facets of the realm that's inhabited through indigenous humans.

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