CONTENTS What is a volcano?Where in New Zealand can you ﬁnd Mt Ruapheu? How does it erupt? How many eruptions? Facts about Mt Ruapheu Photos Credits Thanks for watching
WHAT IS A VOLCANO?A volcano is an opening rupture, underneath the planets surfaceWhich allows hot magma,volcanic ash and other gases to escape from beneath the surface
WHERE IS MT RUAPHEU?Mt Ruapheu is found in the north islandit is 23 kilometers northeast Ohakane and 40 kilometers of the southern west shore of Lake Taupo. This a small map to tell were Mt Ruapheu is near
HOW MANY ERUPTIONS? The eruptions in 1945,1955 and 1996 did not cause anydamage to human health.But still the dust was terrible ash inwater collected of roofs. It also effected some animals since there was ash on the grass it made it difﬁcult to eat
HOW DOES IT ERUPT?A volcano erupts when pressure on the magma chambercauses the magma chamber to rise above and come out together with gas,rocks and ashes
FACTSMt Ruapheu was used in The Lord Of The Rings movie.In the movie it was known a Mount Doom because Mt Ngauruhoe was to dangerous to ﬁlm on.
CREDITS Google imageshttp://nzphoto.tripod.com/volcano/avolcano.htm wiki.answers.com/Q/Special:RecentQ en.wikipeda.org/wiki/Mount_Ruapheu