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Volcano Web Shorts 5: Volcanic Ash Impacts

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Volcanic ash is geographically the most widespread of all volcanic hazards. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) geologist Larry Mastin describes how volcanic ash can disrupt lives many thousands of miles from an erupting volcano. The development of ash cloud models and ash cloud disruption to air traffic is highlighted.

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Runtime: 3 minutes

Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 1
3 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 2
4 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 3
3 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 4
4 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Volcano Web Shorts
Episode 5
3 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Episode 6
3 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12