October 25, 2012
Courtesy of AZ Geological Survey
Geologists, emergency management personnel and land managers from throughout the Southwest met in Flagstaff last weekend to discuss the likelihood of and make plans for a possible volcanic eruption in one of the many active volcanic fields in Arizona, Utah and New Mexico.
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Officials gather in Flagstaff to discuss response, just in case
In the fall of 2010, a hunter scouting deer in the hills east of Flagstaff noticed a smooth red-tinted object protruding from an otherwise coal-black hillside.