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REPORT:
Lahar Hazards at Casita and San Cristóbal Volcanoes, Nicaragua


-- J.W. Vallance, S.P. Schilling, G. Devoli, M.E. Reid, M.M. Howell, and D.L. Brien, 2004,
Lahar Hazards at Casita and San Cristóbal Volcanoes, Nicaragua: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-468

This report describes the hazards of landslides and lahars in general, and discusses potential hazards from future landslides and lahars at San Cristóbal and Casita volcanoes in particular. The report also shows, in the accompanying lahar-hazard-zonation maps, which areas are likely to be at risk from future landslides and lahars at Casita and San Cristóbal. -- Vallance, et.al., 2004




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