Volcano Hazards Fact Sheet: Yellowstone - Restless Volcanic Giant
http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Volcanoes/Yellowstone/Publications/OFR95-59/framework.html

Topinka Lyn, U.S. Geological Survey


This U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report summarizes the Yellowstone volcanic system and its associated hazards. Scientists are studying the Yellowstone region to assess the potential hazards from future earthquakes and eruptions and to provide warning of increased unrest. The report includes text, several maps, and data plots. Topics include Yellowstone's roots, the Yellowstone caldera, contemporary unrest, reasons to worry, and additional readings.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology
Special Interest: Hazards
Topics: Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics, Solid Earth:Structural Geology
Focus on Yellowstone: Yellowstone hazards, Volcanism, Seismicity, Deformation, geophysics