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Phivolcs: Taal s main crater lake has been drained

Taal’s main crater lake is 1.9 kilometers in diameter and four meters above sea level......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJan 15th, 2020

Deadly calm: Main crater lake drained of water

A destructive and deadly eruption could still be in the works even though Taal Volcano appeared calm on Wednesday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 16th, 2020

Uncertainty goes on as Taal Volcano emits more steam, sulfur dioxide

MANILA, Philippines – Nearly two weeks since  Alert Level 4  was raised for  Taal Volcano  in Batangas, the period of unrest continues. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said in its 8 am bulletin on Saturday, January 25, that "weak to moderate emission of white steam-laden plumes" persisted from the  main crater ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 25th, 2020

Phivolcs: Volcanic activity underground despite weaker Taal explosions

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the activity in the volcano’s main crater for the past 24 hours has been characterized by “steady steam emission and infrequent weak explosions.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 20th, 2020

Senator appeals for compliance on Taal lockdown

Sen. Christopher “Bong” Go has appealed to residents living in areas within the 14-kilometer permanent danger zone from the main crater of Taal Volcano to cooperate with local government officials, assisted by law enforcers and national agencies, as they implement a lockdown within the hazardous area that started last Jan. 23......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News22 hr. 1 min. ago

8 days after eruption, Taal Volcano still dangerous

Alert Level 4 remains in effect in Taal Volcano with the past 24 hours characterized by steady steam emission and infrequent weak explosions from the main crater. The explosions generated ash plumes 500 to 1000 meters tall in the southwest area. The Philippine Seismic Network also plotted a total of 714 volcanic earthquakes since the […] The post 8 days after eruption, Taal Volcano still dangerous appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJan 20th, 2020

Taal

Taal Volcano and Lake are again in the news 43 years after the volcano’s last eruption in 1977 with that massive explosion three days ago, Jan. 12. One of the most attractive tourist sites in the Philippines, Taal is considered an active, complex volcano with a crater lake partially covering the Taal Caldera itself. Scientific journals including Wikipedia consider that crater/ lake as the largest lake on an island in a lake on an island in the world—a wondrous phenomenon created out of the more than 34 eruptions which have occurred on Volcano island, an island in the middle of the lake. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 17th, 2020

Don’t eat fish from Taal Lake, public told

Authorities have pushed for a temporary ban on fishing in the lake around Taal Volcano and on consuming possibly contaminated fish following the restive volcano’s ash explosion. According to Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) director Renato Solidum, fishing activity should be prohibited, especially given the evacuation implemented within the 14-kilometer danger zone around […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJan 14th, 2020

Alert level 3 ipinatupad sa Bulkang Taal

IBINABA ng Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology sa Alert Level 3 ang Bulkang Taal ngayong araw. “This serves as a notice for the lowering of Taal Volcano’s status from Alert Level 4 (hazardous eruption imminent) to Alert Level 3 (decreased tendency towards hazardous eruption),” saad ng advisory ng Phivolcs. Unti-unti umanong bumaba ang mga […] The post Alert level 3 ipinatupad sa Bulkang Taal appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News3 hr. 14 min. ago

Phivolcs lowers Taal Volcano alert level to 3

Phivolcs, however, warned that this does not eliminate the possibility of a volcanic eruption......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News10 hr. 1 min. ago

LIST: Areas tagged safe for return as Taal status downgraded to Alert Level 3

Phivolcs was careful to clarify, however, that the risk of volcanic eruption was still very much present. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News10 hr. 1 min. ago

Taal Volcano alert down to level 3

    Two weeks after its eruption, Taal Volcano has exhibited a decreasing tendency of eruption, prompting authorities to lower its alert status from Level 4 to Level 3 on Sunday. According to the Philippine Institute of  Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs), Taal Volcano’s condition in the two weeks following the phreatomagmatic eruption last January 12 […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated News11 hr. 27 min. ago

BREAKING: Taal Volcano’s status lowered to Alert Level 3

  MANILA, Philippines — The alert on Taal Volcano has been downgraded to Alert Level 3, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said Sunday. “This serves as a notice for the lowering of Taal Volcano’s status from Alert Level 4 or hazardous eruption imminent to Alert Level 3, decreased tendency towards hazardous eruption,” […] The post BREAKING: Taal Volcano’s status lowered to Alert Level 3 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News12 hr. 14 min. ago

400 toneladang asupre binuga ng Taal

TUMAAS sulfur dioxide emission ng Bulkang Taal at patuloy din ang mga pagyanig nito sa nakalipas na 24 oras, ayon sa Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs)......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated News21 hr. 48 min. ago

National protocols for animal protection during disasters needed

A man feeds a kitten by Taal Lake in Balete town, Batangas on January 17. | Photo by Dana BatnagWHEN THE Taal Volcano began spewing ash on January 12, the residents of the communities surrou.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 24th, 2020

National protocols for animal protection during disasters needed

A man feeds a kitten by Taal Lake in Balete town, Batangas on January 17. | Photo by Dana BatnagWHEN THE Taal Volcano began spewing ash on January 12, the residents of the communities surrou.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJan 24th, 2020

Pasaway na vloggers, binalaang ‘wag mangahas lumapit sa bulkang Taal

Manila, Philippines – Nagbabala ang Phivolcs sa kung sino man ang nagbabalak na vlogger na mag-bidyo sa mismong bunganga ng Bulkang Taal. Kasunod ito ng pag-viral ng video ng isang residente na dumayo pa mismo sa bulkan at nagbidyo ng kaganapan doon.   Babala ni Phivolcs director Renato Solidum na delikado pa rin ang lumapit […] The post Pasaway na vloggers, binalaang ‘wag mangahas lumapit sa bulkang Taal appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsJan 24th, 2020

Phivolcs: Steam from Taal increases after lull

Phivolcs Director Renato Solidum said the steaming started past 5 a.m. Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 24th, 2020

Phivolcs sees lesser chance of eruption

There is now a 30-percent probability for Taal Volcano’s explosive eruption from its previous 50 percent chance to do so, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 24th, 2020

‘High’ probability of Taal eruption remains despite weakened state — Phivolcs

THE Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said on Thursday that there was still a “high” probability of a “hazardous eruption” by Taal volcano despite its weakened state. Phivolcs Director Renato Solidum Jr. told a press briefing that although Taal has been emitting less sulfur dioxide, the “risks will always be there”. Solidum told […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2020

Phivolcs still wary of Taal; alert level lowering iffy

Seismologists may lower the alert level over Taal Volcano if it shows reduced activity for the next two weeks......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2020