Volcanoes have been in the news lately. First, On April 7, 2018, Indonesia’s Mou

Volcanoes have been in the news lately. First, On April 7, 2018, Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung erupted, but barely made the news (Kettley 2018). Then, on May 3, 2018, Hawaii’s Kilauea erupted (NASA 2018). One month later, on June 3, 2018, Guatemala’s Fuego volcano erupted (Fountain 2018). Provide details about the locations of these volcanoes, the timing of the eruptions, and the damage they are causing. What are the reasons for these eruptions? What are the similarities and differences between these volcanoes? What are the effects of these volcanoes on the people and environments in the path of these volcanoes? Are there any economic consequences? Provide any additional information regarding this volcanic activity that you think is pertinent.

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