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January 22, 2019

KANLAON VOLCANO BULLETIN 22 January 2019 08:00 A.M.

Kanlaon Volcano's seismic monitoring network recorded did not detect any volcanic earthquakes during the past 24 hours. Sulfur dioxide (SO2) emission was measured at an average of 147 tonnes/day on 16 January 2019. Alert Level…
January 22, 2019

MAYON VOLCANO BULLETIN 22 January 2019 08:00 A.M.

Mayon Volcano’s seismic monitoring network recorded three (3) rockfall events during the 24-hour observation period. Sulfur dioxide (SO2) emission was measured at an average of 1,377 tonnes/day on 30 November 2018. Precise leveling data obtained…
January 21, 2019

LAHAR ADVISORY FOR BULUSAN VOLCANO 21 JANUARY 2019 09:00 AM

On its 24-Hour Regional Weather Forecast issued at 5:00 AM today (January 21, 2019), the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) forecasted that the Bicol Region will be experiencing cloudy skies with scattered…

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January 08, 2019

PHIVOLCS SCIENTISTS PARTICIPATE IN GEOCON 2018

Scientists from the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) attended the annual Geological Convention (GEOCON) last 11-12 December 2018 at Manila Hotel, Manila, Philippines. Twenty-five (25) researchers from PHIVOLCS submitted their abstracts and shared what they have learned from their studies through poster presentations.   Posters entitled “Anomalous Changes…

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January 08, 2019

DOST-GIA funded project GeoRiskPH Participates in Geocon 2018

Geocon 2018 is this year’s annual geological convention by the Geological Society of the Philippines (GSP) with the theme “Building the Country, Securing the Future: The Role of Filipino Geoscientists”. It was held last December 11-12, 2018 at the Manila Hotel where more than 900 participants from the private and…

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October 30, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: DOST -PHIVOLCS PROMOTES TSUNAMI AWARENESS AND PREPAREDNESS IN METRO MANILA

  The Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (DOST-PHIVOLCS) will hold a two-day “Tsunami Awareness and Preparedness #HandaAngMayAlam Forum and Exhibit” on November 05 and 06, 2018 at Parañaque Sports and Social Hall, Parañaque City in observance of the World Tsunami Awareness Day.  …

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October 29, 2018

“PREPARE FOR TSUNAMI,” URGES USEC. SOLIDUM

“We should be aware of all the earthquake hazards that could affect us, and prepare for it, not only the ground shaking caused by large earthquakes, but also other hazards like tsunami,” says Undersecretary Renato Solidum, Jr., officer-in-charge of PHIVOLCS.   The Philippines is vulnerable to tsunami due to the…

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