USGS Volcano Observatory News

Volcano Observatory News
Volcano Observatory News


There are 161 potentially active volcanoes in the United States. USGS Volcano Observatories release regular notifications to communicate increases or decreases in volcanic activity and to explain any unusual or hazardous circumstances.
Volcano Observatory staff monitor, research, and issue formal notices of activity for volcanoes in assigned geographic areas. Scientists also assess volcano hazards and work with communities to prepare for volcanic eruptions.

Volcano News

California Volcano Observatory News
Cascades Volcano Observatory News
Yellowstone Volcano Observatory News
Kīlauea News
Clear Lake Volcanic Field News
Kama‘ehuakanaloa News
Haleakalā News
Hualālai News
Mammoth Mountain News
Mauna Loa News
Mauna Kea News
Mount Shasta News
Volcanoes (Current Alerts for U.S.)
Hawaii Volcano Observatory (HVO) News
Volcano Hazards Program: Last 7 days—Volcano Updates (includes Mariana Islands)

Sources of information

Volcano Hazards