Volcano Hazards Program Fact Sheets and Posters

General Volcano Information | Alaska | Arizona | California | Hawaii | Oregon | Washington | Yellowstone

General volcano information


  • The Alaska Volcano Observatory—Expanded Monitoring of Volcanoes Yields Results FS-2004-3084 pdf html
  • Volcanic Ash—Danger to Aircraft in the North Pacific FS-030-97 pdf html
  • Can Another Great Eruption Happen in Alaska? FS-075-98 pdf html
  • Historically Active Volcanoes in Alaska—A Quick Reference FS-118-00 pdf html
  • The Kamchatkan Volcanic Eruption Response Team (KVERT); (Russian version, pdf only) FS-064-02 pdf html


  • Red Mountain Volcano—A Spectacular and Unusual Cinder Cone in Northern Arizona FS-024-02 pdf html
  • The San Francisco Volcanic Field, Arizona FS-017-01 pdf html


  • Boiling Water at Hot Creek—The Dangerous and Dynamic Thermal Springs in California's Long Valley Caldera FS 2007-3045 pdf html
  • Living With a Restless Caldera—Long Valley, California FS-108-96 pdf html
  • Invisible CO2 Gas Killing Trees at Mammoth Mountain, California FS-172-96 pdf html
  • Future Eruptions in California's Long Valley Area—What's Likely? FS-073-97 pdf html
  • "Hot Water" in Lassen Volcanic National Park—Fumaroles, Steaming Ground, and Boiling Mudpots FS-101-02 pdf html
  • Volcano Hazards of the Lassen Volcanic National Park Area, California FS-022-00 pdf html
  • Eruptions of Lassen Peak, California, 1914-1917 FS-173-98 pdf html
  • How Old is "Cinder Cone"?—Solving a Mystery in Lassen Volcanic Park, California FS-023-00 pdf html
  • Scientific Drilling in Long Valley, California—What Will We Learn? FS-077-98 pdf html


  • Hawaii's Volcanoes Revealed (poster)
  • The Pu`u `O`o - Kupaianaha Eruption of Kilauea Volcano, Hawai`i, 1983 to 2003 FS-144-02 pdf html
  • Living on Active Volcanoes—the Island of Hawai`i FS-074-97 pdf html
  • Volcanic Air Pollution—A Hazard in Hawai`i FS-169-97 pdf html
  • Explosive Eruptions at Kilauea Volcano, Hawai`i? FS-132-98 pdf html
  • Viewing Lava Safely—Common Sense is Not Enough FS-152-00 pdf html


  • Crater Lake Revealed (poster)
  • Mount Mazama and Crater Lake: Growth and Destruction of a Cascade Volcano FS-092-02 pdf html
  • Mount Hood—History and Hazards of Oregon's Most Recently Active Volcano FS-060-00 pdf html


Wyoming, Yellowstone Volcanic Plateau

  • Steam Explosions, Earthquakes, and Volcanic Eruptions—What's in Yellowstone's Future? FS-2005-3024 pdf html
  • Tracking Changes in Yellowstone's Restless Volcanic System FS-100-03 pdf html