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Volcanoes and Volcanic Ash Part 2


Jeff Braun

Jeff Osiensky









  1. Part two 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.
  2. Primary categories:
    • Mt. Redoubt Volcano – 2009
    • The Key Players (Organizational Structure)
    • Goals (Past, Present, and Future)
    • The Flow of Information
    • Volcano Observatories and Volcanic Ash Advisory Centers
    • Eyjafjallajökull – Lessons Learned
    • Coming Soon

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.

  1. YouTube video:

References/Additional Links

This course is Basic

Volcanoes and Volcanic Ash Part 1 is a prerequisite to this session.


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