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Turrialba Volcano eruption spreads ash across northeastern San José
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Costa Rica
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Turrialba Volcano eruption spreads ash across northeastern San José

L. Arias - July 7, 2016

Volcanologists from the University of Costa Rica's National Seismological Network (RSN) reported a new eruption of Turrialba Volcano at 6:58 a.m. on Thursday. The explosion expelled ash and…

Turrialba Volcano again spews ash and vapor
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Turrialba Volcano again spews ash and vapor

L. Arias - June 17, 2016

Sustained tremor activity that started at 8 p.m. Wednesday marked a new spike in activity at Turrialba Volcano. At 1:45 a.m. Thursday the crater began spewing ash…

Turrialba Volcano spews ash 1 km high
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Turrialba Volcano spews ash 1 km high

L. Arias - May 19, 2016

Activity at Turrialba Volcano, located some 50 kilometers east of the capital, San José, increased significantly on Thursday with constant emanations of ash and at least three big…

Turrialba Volcano spreads ash across Central Valley; Airport remains open
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Turrialba Volcano spreads ash across Central Valley; Airport remains open

The Tico Times - May 12, 2016

A spectacular eruption at Turrialba Volcano, some 50 kilometers east of Costa Rica's capital, San José, spread ash across the Central Valley in the early hours of…

Environment and Wildlife
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VIDEO: Costa Rica’s Turrialba Volcano launches ash 800 meters into the sky

The Tico Times - October 24, 2015

https://www.facebook.com/OVSICORI/videos/vb.106757629361504/905231062847486/?type=2&theater After several small eruptions on Friday, Turrialba Volcano – located 50 kilometers east of Costa Rica's capital – erupted at 5:10 a.m. on Saturday. According to the Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of…

Environment and Wildlife
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Guatemala volcano roars back to life

AFP - October 7, 2015

https://twitter.com/telediariogt/status/651834421381693440 A volcano near the Guatemalan capital roared back to life on Wednesday, spewing ash high into the air, disaster safety officials said. The Fuego volcano, which…

Climbers’ bodies found on Ecuador volcano after 20 years
Ecuador
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Ecuador
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Climbers’ bodies found on Ecuador volcano after 20 years

AFP - August 23, 2015

QUITO, Ecuador -- Three bodies found on Ecuador's Chimborazo Volcano are believed to be those of climbers who went missing some 20 years ago in an avalanche, officials said…

Volcanic ash rains on central Ecuador, blanketing farms
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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Volcanic ash rains on central Ecuador, blanketing farms

AFP - August 22, 2015

MACHACHI, Ecuador -- Ash from Ecuador's Cotopaxi Volcano rained down on a dozen villages in the country's central Andean region Saturday, where agricultural output has been marred…

Man throws religious icons into Costa Rica’s Poás Volcano
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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Man throws religious icons into Costa Rica’s Poás Volcano

The Tico Times - July 3, 2015

Most people visit Costa Rica's volcanoes to admire their beauty, but one man apparently had a different idea. The news website CRHoy.com posted a video Thursday reportedly…

Hear Costa Rica’s Turrialba Volcano rumble
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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Hear Costa Rica’s Turrialba Volcano rumble

The Tico Times - May 23, 2015

[embed]https://soundcloud.com/floribeth-betty-vega-solano/0800vtunhhzsac[/embed] Ever wondered what the inside of a volcano sounds like? The Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVSICORI) has you covered. OVSICORI took a selection…