Proceedings of the Workshop on Present and Future Directions in Volcano-Hazard Assessments
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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey in [Reston, Va.?] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Volcano Hazards Program (U.S.) -- Congresses.,
  • Volcanic hazard analysis -- Congresses.,
  • Volcanic activity prediction -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

StatementVolcano Hazards Program ; edited by Marianne C. Guffanti ... [et al.].
GenreCongresses.
SeriesOpen-file report -- 99-339, U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 99-339.
ContributionsGuffanti, Marianne., Geological Survey (U.S.), Volcano Hazards Program (U.S.)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22405664M

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