Part one of a two part set that describes and discusses Volcanoes and Volcanic Ash as hazards to people, aviation, and shows different methods of observation, analysis and modeling.
Hazards on the Ground and in the Air
Ash/Aerosol Remote Sensing, Detection and Other Observations
Modeling and Plume Dispersion
Recent Examples and Hypothetical Eruptions
Training Session Options
NOAA/NWS students – to begin the training, use the web-based video, YouTube video, or audio playback options below (if present for this session). Certificates of completion for NOAA/NWS employees can be obtained by accessing the session via the Commerce Learning Center.
Talking points are available for this lesson and may be printed out to easily review the session in detail at any time.