2 Sorsogon towns warned of possible steam-driven explosions after Friday's Bulusan explosion

May 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on 2 Sorsogon towns warned of possible steam-driven explosions after Friday's Bulusan explosion 

LEGAZPI CITY, May 2 — The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has warned local government units and the public in Juban and Irosin towns in Sorsogon province that entry in the four-kilometer radius permanent danger zone of the Bulusan Volcano is strictly prohibited due to the possibility of sudden and hazardous steam-driven or phreatic eruptions.

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Albay tourist arrivals drop due to Mayon's lull — DOT

November 14, 2014 by · Comments Off on Albay tourist arrivals drop due to Mayon's lull — DOT 

By Samuel M. Toledo

LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 13 (PNA) — Arrivals of domestic and foreign tourists in Albay have been in a downward trend due to Mayon Volcano's long lull, now running 37 days after its alert level was raised to 3, a top Bicol tourism official said.

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Mayon Volcano: Phivolcs anticipating big eruption

October 14, 2014 by · Comments Off on Mayon Volcano: Phivolcs anticipating big eruption 

LEGAZPI CITY, Oct. 13 — After almost a month lull, Mayon is now showing signs of possible big eruption, an official of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said Monday.

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Villagers near Mayon feel earth trembling, hear rumbling sound

September 19, 2014 by · Comments Off on Villagers near Mayon feel earth trembling, hear rumbling sound 

By Rhaydz B. Barcia

LEGAZPI CITY, Sept. 18 (PNA) -– Sixty-six-year-old Santiago Apuyan, a father of five and resident of Barangay Mabinit at the foot of Mayon in this city, and his neighbors said they have constantly felt the earth trembling accompanied by a roaring sound for the past few days.

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