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Vol. 4 No. S1 (2021): Volcano Observatories in Latin America

A Special Issue collection of Reports from each of the official volcano monitoring agencies in Latin America.

Published: 2021-11-01

Publishing a Special Issue of Reports from the volcano observatories in Latin America

Editorial to Special Issue on Volcano Observatories in Latin America

Oryaëlle Chevrel, Fabian B. Wadsworth, Jamie Ian Farquharson, Alexandra R. L. Kushnir, Michael J. Heap, Rebecca Williams, Pierre Delmelle, Ben Kennedy

i - vi

Volcano monitoring in Latin America: taking a step forward

Preface to Special Issue on Volcano Observatories in Latin America

Pablo Forte, Lizzette Rodríguez, Mariana Patricia Jácome Paz, Lizeth Caballero García, Yemerith Alpízar Segura, Emilce Bustos, Constanza Perales Moya, Eveling Espinoza, Silvia Vallejo, Mariano Agusto

vii - xxxiii

Monitoring of active volcanoes in Peru by the Instituto Geofísico del Perú

Early warning systems, communication, and information dissemination

Roger Machacca, José Alberto Del Carpio Calienes, Marco Antonio Rivera Porras, Hernando Tavera, Luisa Diomira Macedo Franco, Jorge Andrés Concha Calle, Ivonne Alejandra Lazarte Zerpa, Riky Gustavo Centeno Quico, Nino Celestino Puma Sacsi, José Luis Torres Aguilar, Katherine Andrea Vargas Alva, John Edward Cruz Igme, Lizbeth Velarde Quispe, Javier Vilca Nina, Alan Reinhold Malpartida Garay

49 - 71

Hazard assessment studies and multiparametric volcano monitoring developed by the Instituto Geológico, Minero y Metalúrgico in Peru

Rigoberto Aguilar Contreras, Edu Taipe Maquerhua, Yanet Antayhua Vera, Mayra Ortega Gonzales, Fredy Apaza Choquehuayta, Luis Cruz Mamani

73 - 92

Instituto Geofísico – Escuela Politécnica Nacional, the Ecuadorian Seismology and Volcanology Service

Patricio Ramon, Silvia Vallejo, Patricia Mothes, Daniel Andrade, Francisco Vásconez, Hugo Yepes, Silvana Hidalgo, Santiago Santamaría

93 - 112

Active volcanism in Colombia and the role of the Servicio Geológico Colombiano

Diego Gómez, Cristian López, Maria Luisa Monsalve, Adriana Agudelo, Gloria Cortés Jiménez, Marta Calvache

113 - 139

Volcano hazard and surveillance in Costa Rica

Geoffroy Avard, Mauricio Mora, Henriette Bakkar, Guillermo Alvarado, Mario Angarita, Monserrat Cascante, J. Maarten de Moor, María Martínez, Cyril Muller, Javier Pacheco, Paulo Ruiz, Gerardo Soto

141 - 161

Nicaraguan volcanic monitoring program of the Instituto Nicaragüense de Estudios Territoriales

Eveling Espinoza, José Armando Saballos Peréz, Martha Navarro Collado, Virginia Tenorio Bellanger, Teresita Olivares Loaisiga, Martha Ibarra Carcache, David Chavarría González, Dodanis Matus Sanchez, Elvis Mendoza Rivera

163 - 181

Volcanic monitoring and hazard assessment in El Salvador

Rodolfo Antonio Castro Carcamo, Eduardo Gutiérrez

183 - 201

Volcano observatories and monitoring activities in Guatemala

Amilcar Roca, Edgar Roberto Mérida Boogher, Carla Maria Fernanda Chun Quinillo, Dulce María Esther González Domínguez, Gustavo Adolfo Chigna Marroquin, Francisco Javier Juárez Cacao, Peter Darwin Argueta Ordoñez

203 - 222

Monitoring volcanoes in Mexico

Ramón Espinasa-Pereña, Raúl Arámbula, Silvia Ramos, Katrin Sieron, Lucia Capra, Ariadna Hernández-Oscoy, Miguel Alatorre, Francisco Córdoba Montiel

223 - 246

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