Galapagos Island Volcano Erupts After 33 Years, Threatening Fragile Ecosystem

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An anonymous reader writes: Wolf volcano in the Galapagos islands has erupted for the first time in more than 30 years, sending lava flowing down its slopes and potentially threatening the world’s only colony of pink iguanas. The Galapagos National Park says that currently there is no risk to tourism operations, but the Environment Ministry is notifying tourist operators to take precautions. A tourist boat passing by took an amazing picture of the eruption. Read more of this story at Slashdot.

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Galapagos Island Volcano Erupts After 33 Years, Threatening Fragile Ecosystem

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