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Field Observations of Tephra Fallout Deposits

Abstract:

Many styles of volcanic activity result in the generation of volcanic ash, which is then available to be lofted into the atmosphere and transported to depositional settings away from the vent (Fig. 1). Ash from eruptions of all scales poses hazards to the natural environment, and to humans and their support systems, both when airborne and on the Earth’s surface (e.g. Rose and Durant, 2009; Wilson et al., 2011; 2014; Browning et al., 2015). Ash from large explosive volcanic eruptions may also ...

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Peer reviewed (other)

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Earth Sciences
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Elsevier Publisher's website
Pages:
25-37
Host title:
Volcanic Ash: Hazard Observation
Publication date:
2016-05-27
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uuid:309e380f-46d3-45d5-9daa-9172762b000b
Source identifiers:
625489
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pubs:625489
ISBN:
9780081004050

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