Volcano Warnings and Dangers

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  • 1. Lava Flows

    This area can be dangerous if you suffer with any kind of respiratory condition, such as asthma or emphysema. Also not advisable if you are a 'Mom in Waiting' or children. The fumes from the gases are...

  • 2. Beware What You Breathe

    Anyone that has respiratory problems should be careful where they walk out to. There are many spots in the park where the sulfur fumes can be overwhelming, and...

  • 3. Thermal Waters, heated by Volcano

    Another danger, that I was unaware of - Allergies to the chemicals in Thermal Waters, heated by volcanos.During a recent trip to Costa Rica's "Aguas Termales la...

  • 4. Volcano Steam is Toxic

    I recently visited Volcan Poas (Costa Rica), which is considered mildly active. Although there haven't been any lava eruptions for many years, there are steam...

  • 5. If you're going hiking or...

    If you're going hiking or walking about on lava flows, make sure you're wearing long pants. If you should fall, the lava is very sharp and will cut you. Carry...

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