THE US VOLCANO RISK TOP TEN
Here are the 10 most dangerous volcanic mountains in the U.S.
1. Kilauea, Hawaii
2. Mount St. Helens, Washington
3. Mount Rainier, Washington
4. Mount Hood, Oregon
5. Mount Shasta, California
6. South Sister, Oregon
7. Lassen Volcanic Center, California
8. Mauna Loa, Hawaii
9. Redoubt, Alaska
10. Crater Lake, Oregon
Source : U.S. Geological Survey
As Hawaii residents deal with the devastating effects of the eruption of the Kilauea volcano, a US Geological Service map has revealed the other US hotspots where residents are at risk of volcanic activity.
The United States Geological Survey counts 169 potentially active volcanoes in the country, with about 50 of them in six states are rated high priority or highest priority for monitoring.
Alaska tops the at risk areas, with at least 50 volcanoes that have been active since 1760, attracting substantial attention from volcano watchers and researchers.
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