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By Teresa Scolamacchia,José Luis Macías

This booklet summarizes the experiences conducted at of the main energetic volcanoes of Chiapas (Mexico): El Chichón and Tacaná. El Chichón erupted explosively in 1982 killing greater than 2000 humans being the worst volcanic catastrophe in Mexico, and Tacaná produced gentle phreatic explosions in 1950 and 1986. merely after those explosions a surge of recent experiences started to unreveal their volcanic heritage and impression.
This ebook offers the cutting-edge advances in issues concerning the geologic atmosphere of the 2 volcanoes, their eruptive background and composition of erupted items, the hydrothermal structures and their manifestations. Volcanic dangers and hazards and attainable mitigation plans are mentioned in keeping with the event of the catastrophic eruption of El Chichón that happened in 1982. The ebook also will comprise formerly unpublished fabric at the vegetation and the fauna of the quarter and archaeological and social points of the realm that's inhabited through indigenous people.

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