Activity 3 Worksheet:
Visit a Volcano
you live near a volcano? If so, do you know how to survive a volcanic
eruption? If you do not live near a volcano, would you like to visit
one? Here are some ways that you can learn about living near or
visiting a volcano. Maybe you live in an area where there was volcanic
activity in the past!
- Choose a state or
- Find out about that
region. What volcanoes are there now? Is there information about
volcanic activity in the past?
- Find a place with
active or dormant volcanoes. What cities are close to that volcano?
How many people live in that area? What should they do if the
- Print a map of the
area around the volcano
- Record the following
information about the volcano you have chosen.
Number of eruptions in
the last 200 years:
Type of volcano and type
Population in nearby
cities and towns:
Why did you choose this
volcano? Why might you want to visit it?