Volcanoes are the Bomb.com

By: Rayan Manna, Andrew Azatian, Eli Castorena

What Is A Volcano?

A volcano occurs when magma tries to break through Earth's tectonic plates, and creates an eruption. Volcanoes are eruptions that occur on some mountains, but not all are always active everyday.

Causes and Impacts of the Environment

The cause of volcanoes is Geological. It is geological, because magma forms under the Earth's surface and erupts through the Earth's crust.

Some of the positive impacts that volcanoes create are: Fertile soil for plants to grow better. How you say? Volcanic ash contains materials beneficial to plant growth. Some negative impacts that volcanoes create are: It can destroy homes and land forms with its super hot magma. Magma is a melting substance that can destroy anything in its path.

impact on Humans and How to Stay Safe

This effects the people by them having to evacuate and leave there homes. This also causes the destruction of homes and any type of human creation.

Staying safe when this is occurring is simple evacuate immediately when alerted. Stay on high ground when alerted. Cover your mouth and nose. Wear goggles to protect eyes. Clear roof-tops of ashfall. Avoid driving in heavy ashfall.

Common locations of Disaster

There are three main places where volcanoes occur. One place is the subduction zone. Another place where volcanoes occur is hot spots. The last main place that volcanoes occur is divergent plate boundaries such as rifts and mid-ocean ridges.

Interesting Facts and Fundraising Plan

Interesting Facts: A volcano is a mountain that opens downward to a pool of molten rock below the surface of the earth. When pressure builds up, eruptions occur. In an eruption, gases and rock shoot up through the opening and spill over or fill the air with lava fragments. The danger area around a volcano covers about 20-mile radius.


Fundraising Plan:

Name:The Disaster Crew

Slogan: Stay Volcano Safe

Event: This event will help raise money for peoples homes who were damaged/destroyed.

Time: This will take place @ 4:00pm

Place: Lubbock Civic Center, Lubbock, Texas

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