Volcanic bombs were hurled. It has been relatively quiet since New roads and a new airport were built. A volcanic observatory was built to monitor the volcano. Human factors affecting risk and vulnerability – Volcanoes. S EC Water supplies were contaminated.
World Society for the protection of Animals brought food and medicine for animals. The airport was buried by Lahars on 11 February Short-term responses Large scale evacuation by the British Navy Abandonment of the capital city, Plymouth Compensation and redevelopment money donated by the UK government Unemployment rose due to the collapse of the tourist industry. People felt it wasn’t enough which caused riots International Red cross provided water, food and shelter. Before it had been dormant for over years. Volcanic bombs were hurled. You might be asked to consider the values and attitudes or opinions of people involved in the eruption, such as refugees or aid workers for example.
New roads and airport were built.
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British citizenship was granted in It started with warning signs of small earthquakes and eruptions of dust and ash.
An emergency jetty was built montzerrat the North to allow sea access.
The dome collapsed resulting in 5 million cubic metres of ash and dust pyroclastic flows in several directions enveloping the surrounding area.
Once Chances Peak had woken up it then remained active for five years. There is a volcanic area located in the south of the island on Soufriere Hills called Chances Peak. Many homes and buildings have been destroyed, including the only hospital, the airport and many roads.
Before it had been dormant for over years. The most violent and intense studg occurred in Human factors affecting risk and vulnerability – Volcanoes.
It measures 16km long stusy 11 km wide. It’s split into 3 sections: Many homes and buildings have been destroyed, including the only hospital, the airport and many roads. Production of associated hazards from volcanoes. The most intense eruptions occurred in Local An exclusion zone was set up around the volcano.
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The capital, Plymouth, has been covered in layers of ash and mud. In the volcano began to give off warning signs of an eruption small earthquakes and eruptions of dust and ash. Following this Chances Peak remained active for five years.
Services in the north of the island were studt. Long-term responses An exclusion zone was set up in the volcanic region. EC S D Population fell from 12, to 5, Volcanic bombs were hurled.
The graphic shows cade progress of the eruption and its impact on the island. It is part of the Leeward Islands in a chain of islands known as the Lesser Antilles.
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During this time, Montserrat was devastated by pyroclastic flows. EC S D houses completely destroyed. Vlocano Helicopters could only reach the East side of the island due to ash in the air creating problems with reaching survivors.
Out migration – i n the people of Montserrat were granted full residency rights in the United Kingdom, allowing them to migrate if they chose. People felt it wasn’t enough which caused riots International Red cross provided water, food and shelter.
Evacuations began from Caxe to North, but it was a slow process.
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Between and Montserrat was devastated by pyroclastic flows. A volcanic observatory was built to monitor the volcano. EC The seaport and airport were covered in ash causing them to vokcano down.