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Volcan Chaiten
May 9, 2008, 7:14 pm
Filed under: environment

A once thought eternally dormant volcano has been releasing hot ash 30 km into the atmosphere and covering the some of southern Chile and Argentina.

A few nights ago an electrical storm broke out in the clouds. The pictures are almost unreal. Needless to say, the town of Chaiten, where we were only 2 months ago, has been completely evacuated. Tens of thousands of livestock have been lost with the inches of ash that have fallen. It’s a sad story…

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