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Volcano Hazards: Exploring the National Preparation and Response Strategy, Hearing before the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, Second Session, November 19, 2014   [open pdf - 5MB]

This is the testimony compilation from the November 19, 2014 hearing, "Volcano Hazards: Exploring the National Preparation and Response Strategy," held before the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources. From the "Background" section on the committee page: "This hearing will examine the current state of volcanic hazards in the United States and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) Volcano Hazards Program that is designed to address these hazards, alert communities to pending eruptions, and mitigate devastating impacts to communities within the hazard zones. This hearing is especially timely in light of the current encroachment of an active lava flow into a residential neighborhood in Hawaii." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Doug Lamborn, Charles Mandeville, Tom Drean, Gordon Ito, Shanaka de Silva, and Darryl Oliveira.

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U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources: http://www.naturalresources.house.gov/
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