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Vote for the 2018 Pliny for Volcanic Event of the Year

Rocky Planet iconRocky PlanetBy Erik KlemettiDec 20, 2018 7:52 PM
Agung in Indonesia erupting in November 2017.
Agung in Indonesia erupting in November 2017.

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It’s that time of year to vote for the 2018 Pliny for Volcanic Event of the Year. We’ve had a lot of volcanic action worldwide this year and you can see some of the highlights in this compilation from the Atlantic or by checking out this year’s Weekly Volcanic Activity Reports from the Global Volcanism Program.

So, as usual, I look to you all to cast a ballot the Pliny. Send me (rockyplanetblog at gmail), tweet me (@eruptionsblog #2018Pliny) or leave a comment with your top 3 volcanic events for the year and I will compile the votes. Look for a post around the end of the year for a countdown of the most exciting and dangerous eruptions from the year that was.

Just to remind everyone, last year’s winner was Agung in Indonesia.

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