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Turrialba Volcano

Turrialba Volcano explosions in Costa Rica prompt advisory alerts in 5 Cartago cantons

Costa Rica's National Emergency Commission on Thursday raised its alert status from green to yellow – the second highest advisory level – in the Cartago cantons of Turrialba, Jiménez, Alvarado, Oreamuno and Cartago Central following increased activity at the Turrialba Volcano on Wednesday night.

Costa Rica emergency officials on alert following explosions, ash spewing at Turrialba Volcano

Loud rumblings and ash covering roofs, gardens, roads and cars are the first results of increased activity at Turrialba Volcano, located northeast of the province Cartago, that started late Wednesday evening and continued Thursday.

National Seismological Network to monitor Poás Volcano with four new cameras

Volcanologists from the University of Costa Rica’s National Seismological Network (RSN) are installing two video cameras and two thermal cameras at Poás Volcano, one of the most active volcanoes in the country.

Experts detect increased activity at Turrialba Volcano

Turrialba Volcano National Park is maintaining a green (preventive) alert and is closed to the public.

Turrialba Volcano calms, although vapor trails still visible

A National Emergency Commission preventive alert remains in effect in the area.

Turrialba Volcano spits massive ash and gas trail

Residents in four provinces reported seeing the volcanic activity.

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