Madisons Volcano Project
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Like this? Share it with your network

Share

Madisons Volcano Project

on

  • 477 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
477
Views on SlideShare
477
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
4
Comments
3

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Apple Keynote

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
  • i like your volcano project! sooossoososososo cool!
    -ali bauer
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
  • I'll post more soon!!
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
  • Very cool!! Good Job!! =)
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment
  • <br />
  • <br />
  • <br />
  • <br />
  • <br />
  • <br />
  • <br />
  • <br />
  • <br />

Madisons Volcano Project Presentation Transcript

  • 1. Yellowstone Volcano by Madison Webb
  • 2. Yellowstone Volcano by Madison Webb
  • 3. Type of Volcano Caldera volcanos is a cauldron-like volcanic feature usually formed by the collapse of land following a volcano eruption. A collapse is triggered by the emptying of the magma chamber. If the magma is high in silica the cauldron is often filled with igneous rocks.
  • 4. Photos of the volcano
  • 5. Diagram of the Volcano
  • 6. Maps
  • 7. Elevation 10,308 ft (3,141.9 m)
  • 8. Past Eruptions Yellowstone's last eruption last occurred 64000 years ago. Eruptions of the Yellowstone volcanic system have included the two largest volcanic eruptions in North America in the past few million years.
  • 9. History This volcano was discovered in 1980 The three super eruptions occurred 2.1 million, 1.3 million, and 640,000 years ago, forming the Island Park Caldera, the Henrys Fork Caldera, and Yellowstone calderas, respectively. Within the past 17 million years, 142 or more caldera-forming eruptions have occurred from the Yellowstone hotspot. Due to the volcanic and tectonic nature of the region, the Yellowstone Caldera experiences between 1000 and 2000 measurable earthquakes a year, though most are relatively minor, with a magnitude of 3 or weaker.
  • 10. References http://graphichttp://images.google.com/images?um=1&hl=en&client=safari&rls=en&tbs=isch%3A1&sa=1&q= +volcanoes&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&oq=&gs_rfai=&start=0s8.nytimes.com/images/2006/05/13/world/volcano2.large.jpg March 18 2010 http://www.sftext.com/map/volcanoes_names.html March 18 2010 http://www.extremescience.com/zoom/index.php/volcanoes/24-caldera-volcano March 18 2010ttp://images.google.com/imgres? imgurl=http://egsc.usgs.gov/isb/pubs/teachers-packets/volcanoes/poster/graphics/posterfig1.jpg&imgrefurl=http://egsc.usgs.gov/isb/ pubs/teachers-packets/volcanoes/poster/ poster.html&usg=__cMzBigzm27OkErICrelp4DFKkFI=&h=825&w=648&sz=129&hl=en&start=8&um=1&itbs=1&tbnid=MIWP4Nv1BWBg8M :&tbnh=144&tbnw=113&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dvolcanoes%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26client%3Dsafari%26rls%3Den%26tbs%3Disch:1 March 18 2010 http://www.eos.ubc.ca/courses/Dist-Ed/SyllabusImages/tungurahua-volcano.jpg March 18 2010 http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.colorado.edu/geography/class_homepages/ geog_3251_sum08/03_range_destruction.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.colorado.edu/geography/class_homepages/geog_3251_sum08/ &usg=__UAlRGI4ZbU1G6jcxyTXgZyrWi0w=&h=632&w=725&sz=41&hl=en&start=1&um=1&itbs=1&tbnid=SJuAHEU45vtqRM:&tbnh=122 &tbnw=140&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dyellowstone%2Bvolcano%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26client%3Dsafari%26rls%3Den%26tbs%3Disch:1 March 18 2010