Friday, June 1, 2012


"Uturuncu, or Uturunku, the highest summit in southwestern Bolivia, is astratovolcano. ...Researchers have determined that a large, roughly circular "disc" of land surrounding the volcano, approximately 70 km across, has been rising at a rate of 1 to 2 cm per year since at least the early 1990s, making it "one of the fastest uplifting volcanic areas on the Earth"."
and also: Temen que supervolcán Uturuncu se prepare para explotar en Bolivia