Tambora Alert: Threat of eruption raised

Russ Steele

Yesterday, 9 September, Indonesia’s Tambora volcano was raised to level 3 alert – the 3rd step on the emergency alert level that counts only four levels – after two days of continuous tremors.

Details at Volcanism Tab above.  We could soon have another year without a summer.


Author: Russ Steele

Freelance writer and climate change blogger. Russ spent twenty years in the Air Force as a navigator specializing in electronics warfare and digital systems. After his service he was employed for sixteen years as concept developer for TRW, an aerospace and automotive company, and then was CEO of a non-profit Internet provider for 18 months. Russ's articles have appeared in Comstock's Business, Capitol Journal, Trailer Life, Monitoring Times, and Idaho Magazine.

One thought on “Tambora Alert: Threat of eruption raised”

  1. A period of strong volcanic activity would let every consensus climate scientist off the hook. It would also be devastating for food production, particularly in the cooler latitudes. So if something is going to happen with Katla, Tambora or any other volcano, let’s hope its nothing like the things that happened at the turn of the 19th century.

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