Learn about volcanoes and how scientists monitor eruptions. Work together to decide the fate of a fictional volcanic island by identifying rocks, testing water and gas samples, and reading charts to inform the mayor of Mount Fuego about the eruption scenario! This activity will be a blast!
Length: 1.5 hours
Ages: 10-13 year olds
Max: 15 children/ parents optional
IMAGE: Volcanologist Fiona D'Arcy measuring carbon dioxide emissions from volcanic gas.