Turrialba Volcano spreads ash across Central Valley; Airport remains open
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Turrialba Volcano spreads ash across Central Valley; Airport remains open

The Tico Times - May 12, 2016

A spectacular eruption at Turrialba Volcano, some 50 kilometers east of Costa Rica's capital, San José, spread ash across the Central Valley in the early hours of…

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VIDEO: Costa Rica’s Turrialba Volcano launches ash 800 meters into the sky

Lindsay Fendt - October 24, 2015

https://www.facebook.com/OVSICORI/videos/vb.106757629361504/905231062847486/?type=2&theater After several small eruptions on Friday, Turrialba Volcano – located 50 kilometers east of Costa Rica's capital – erupted at 5:10 a.m. on Saturday. According to the Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of…

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Guatemala volcano roars back to life

AFP - October 7, 2015

https://twitter.com/telediariogt/status/651834421381693440 A volcano near the Guatemalan capital roared back to life on Wednesday, spewing ash high into the air, disaster safety officials said. The Fuego volcano, which…

Climbers’ bodies found on Ecuador volcano after 20 years
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Ecuador
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Climbers’ bodies found on Ecuador volcano after 20 years

AFP - August 23, 2015

QUITO, Ecuador -- Three bodies found on Ecuador's Chimborazo Volcano are believed to be those of climbers who went missing some 20 years ago in an avalanche, officials said…

Volcanic ash rains on central Ecuador, blanketing farms
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Environment and Wildlife
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Volcanic ash rains on central Ecuador, blanketing farms

AFP - August 22, 2015

MACHACHI, Ecuador -- Ash from Ecuador's Cotopaxi Volcano rained down on a dozen villages in the country's central Andean region Saturday, where agricultural output has been marred…

Man throws religious icons into Costa Rica’s Poás Volcano
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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Man throws religious icons into Costa Rica’s Poás Volcano

Zach Dyer - July 3, 2015

Most people visit Costa Rica's volcanoes to admire their beauty, but one man apparently had a different idea. The news website CRHoy.com posted a video Thursday reportedly…

Hear Costa Rica’s Turrialba Volcano rumble
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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Hear Costa Rica’s Turrialba Volcano rumble

Zach Dyer - May 23, 2015

[embed]https://soundcloud.com/floribeth-betty-vega-solano/0800vtunhhzsac[/embed] Ever wondered what the inside of a volcano sounds like? The Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVSICORI) has you covered. OVSICORI took a selection…

Possible lava rocks indicate Turrialba Volcano may have entered more dangerous phase
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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Possible lava rocks indicate Turrialba Volcano may have entered more dangerous phase

Lindsay Fendt - April 11, 2015

Scientists believe they've found fresh lava at Costa Rica's Turrialba Volcano, which may indicate that the volcano has moved into a more active phase. Still, others say it's too soon…

Environment and Wildlife
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Turrialba Volcano erupts hot rocks, ash 2 kilometers high

Zach Dyer - April 7, 2015

https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=822812461089347&set=vb.106757629361504&type=2&theater Turrialba Volcano is at it again. The Volcanological and Seismological Observatory (OVSICORI) released video Tuesday of an eruption at 2:07 a.m., when a column of hot…

President Solís cancels Europe trip due to continued volcanic activity
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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President Solís cancels Europe trip due to continued volcanic activity

Jill Replogle and AFP - March 14, 2015

President Luis Guillermo Solís is postponing a trip to Europe because of continued activity from Turrialba Volcano, he told reporters on Saturday. Solís was planning to travel to…