May 22, 2024

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Mount Cumbre Vieja Volcano

Via the ARRL: Radio Amateurs on Standby Following La Palma Volcanic Eruption

The Cumbre Vieja volcano on La Palmas in Spain’s Canary Islands erupted for the first time in 50 years on Sunday, September 19, following an increase in seismic activity over the previous 7 days. The lava flow triggered the evacuation of more than 6,000 people so far. Authorities have deployed all the resources of the Canary Islands Government as well as military support from the mainland to ma…

Read more – via American Radio Relay League | Ham Radio Association and Resources http://www.arrl.org/news/view/radio-amateurs-on-standby-following-la-palma-volcanic-eruption