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June 27, 2019

TAAL VOLCANO BULLETIN 27 June 2019 8:00 A.M.

Taal Volcano’s seismic monitoring network recorded nineteen (19) volcanic earthquakes during the 24-hour observation period. Field measurements on 20 June 2019 at the eastern sector of the Main Crater Lake yielded an increase in water…
June 27, 2019

MAYON VOLCANO BULLETIN 27 June 2019 08:00 A.M.

Mayon Volcano’s seismic monitoring network recorded one (1) volcanic earthquake during the 24-hour observation period. Moderate emission of white steam-laden plumes that drifted northeast and east-northeast was observed. Faint crater glow from the summit could…
June 27, 2019

KANLAON VOLCANO BULLETIN 27 June 2019 08:00 A.M.

Kanlaon Volcano's seismic monitoring network recorded one (1) volcanic earthquake during the 24-hour observation period. Weak to moderate emission of white steam-laden plumes that rose 400 meters before drifting southwest and northwest was observed. Sulfur…
June 27, 2019

BULUSAN VOLCANO BULLETIN 27 June 2019 08:00 A.M.

Bulusan Volcano’s seismic monitoring network recorded two (2) volcanic earthquakes during the 24-hour observation period. Wispy emission of white steam-laden plumes was observed coming from the active vents. Ground deformation data from continuous GPS measurements…
June 26, 2019

PHIVOLCS Conducts REDAS Training for the Sorsogon City

Last April 1 - 6, 2019, PHIVOLCS conducted a six-day training entitled “Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction into the Local Development Planning Process, Contingency Planning, and Emergency Preparedness through the Use of the REDAS Software" for…
June 20, 2019

Job Vacancy June 20 - June 30, 2019 (1 Science…

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The Vacancy (1) Science Research Specialist I   Brief Description of the Position: Responsible for providing support to the Supervising SRS and SRS II  in implementing earthquake- and volcano-related projects and activities under the Disaster…

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June 19, 2019

DOST-PHIVOLCS URGES PUBLIC TO PREPARE FOR “THE BIG ONE”

The Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (DOST-PHIVOLCS) reminds the public that any active faults that have not generated any historical surface-rupturing events have higher potential to generate a large earthquake also known as “The Big One”, which can significantly affect the region and…

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May 27, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: DOST-PHIVOLCS PROPS AGUSAN DEL SUR SCHOOLS TOWARDS GEOLOGIC DISASTER AWARENESS AND PREPAREDNESS

The Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology is set to capacitate Agusan del Sur schools towards geologic disaster awareness and preparedness in a three-day training titled, “Training on Communicating Volcano, Earthquake, and Tsunami Hazards for High School Teachers" on May 28-30, 2019 at Mabe’s…

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May 20, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: DOST-PHIVOLCS AUGMENTS EARTHQUAKE AWARENESS AND PREPAREDNESS OF HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS IN CAGAYAN VALLEY

The Department of Science and Technology-Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (DOST-PHIVOLCS), in its commitment to build the capacity of key stakeholders in the schools to engage in and conduct Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) initiatives on volcano, earthquake and  tsunami, will carry out an intensive three-day Teachers’ Training titled, “Training…

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April 30, 2019

UPDATE ON THE SURIGAO DEL NORTE SERIES OF EARTHQUAKES

As of 30 April 2019   A series of earthquakes is currently being monitored offshore Surigao del Norte. This started with a magnitude 5.5 earthquake, which occurred at 1:26 PM (PST) on 26 April 2019 and has continued to generate small- to moderate-size earthquakes.   As of 5:00 AM (PST)…

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April 25, 2019

OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON 22 APRIL 2019 CENTRAL LUZON EARTHQUAKE AND PINATUBO VOLCANO

There are observations of emission of unusual smoke coming from Pinatubo Volcano and/or immediate vicinities and poor to zero visibilities from “ash fall” reported to DOST- PHIVOLCS by concerned citizens of Brgy. Santa Fe, San Marcelino and Sitios Yangil and Banawen, San Felipe in the province of Zambales and also…

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