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Ambae volcano's crater lakes threaten Vanuatu - The Weather Network

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 9:29 PM - If you turned on the television this week, you may have seen coverage of the potentially imminent eruption of Mount Agung volcano in Bali. However, Mt Agung is not the only volcano in the region behaving badly.and more »

Planes, ships, barges: the DIY evacuation of Vanuatu's volcano island - The Guardian

Vanuatu is no stranger to the rumblings, shakings, flood waters and wrecking winds of natural disaster. The south Pacific island nation was rated the most at-risk country in the world in a 2016 United Nations study. Its 83 islands are stuck right in ...and more »

Ambae volcano's crater lakes make it a serious threat to Vanuatu - The Conversation AU

If you turned on the television this week, you may have seen coverage of the potentially imminent eruption of Mount Agung volcano in Bali. However, Mt Agung is not the only volcano in the region behaving badly. An evacuation of 10,000 residents in ...and more »

Vanuatu volcano: Australian Navy ship to aid evacuation effort on Ambae Island - ABC Online

The Federal Government is sending an Australian Navy ship, along with a team of humanitarian and military officials, to Vanuatu to help evacuate 11,000 residents living near a volcano threatening to erupt. The team is on its way to Ambae Island, where ...and more »

Flotilla sent to rescue Vanuatu islanders as Manaro Voui volcano blows - The Times

A Dunkirk-style evacuation was underway in the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu today as dozens of vessels started to rescue thousands of people threatened by an erupting volcano. An Australian navy landing ship was also on its way to the island ...and more »

Lava bombs in Vanuatu thrown '50 to 100 metres' - Radio New Zealand

A vulcanologist says he saw lava bombs thrown high in to the air during an observation flight over an erupting volcano in Vanuatu. An aerial photo taken on 25 September by vulcanologist Thomas Boyer of Manaro Voui volcano. Photo: AFP / Thomas Boyer.and more »

Thousands in need as a Vanuatu island is evacuated - ReliefWeb

by Gemma Snowdon, New Zealand Red Cross. Thousands of people are preparing to leave their homes as Manaro volcano on Ambae Island continues to rumble, belching ash, smoke and volcanic rocks. Vanuatu Red Cross Society is on the ground ...and more »

'Dunkirk' rescue as volcano island of Ambae erupts - The Times

A Dunkirk-like rescue of thousands of people threatened by an erupting volcano was under way in the South Pacific yesterday. An Australian navy landing ship was en route to help dozens of vessels including traditional canoes at the island of Ambae ...and more »

Dunkirk-style evacuation as Vanuatu volcano pollutes drinking water - Reuters

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Vanuatu has launched a Dunkirk-style evacuation on the northern island of Ambae as a flotilla of boats rescues islanders from an erupting volcano that has polluted many of the island's sources of drinking water. Smoke and ash ...and more »

Vanuatu's volcano evacuation gathers pace - The Peninsula Qatar

Sydney: The mass evacuation of a volcano-threatened Vanuatu island is running ahead of schedule as a ramshackle armada of civilian boats ferries people to safety, officials said Monday. The entire 11,000 population of Ambae, in the north of the Pacific ...and more »