Terrible LAVA Spill in La Palma, Canary Island


Getting worse, Part North of La Palma Volcano Collapses

October 14, 2021


La Palma on alert after volcanic cone partially collapses The damage has caused a “significant rise” in lava flows, mobilizing molten rock blocks and destroying more buildings on the Spanish island. The new volcano, which began erupting on September 19 at La Palma, in Spain’s Canary Islands, demonstrated its destructive power once again over the weekend.

On Saturday, part of the northern face of the volcanic cone collapsed, causing lava to overflow in different directions. The collapse has caused a “significant increase” in the amount of lava flowing out of the volcano, and mobilized blocks of molten rock measuring tens of cubic meters, sources at the Canary Islands Volcano Risk Prevention Plan (Pevolca) said on Sunday.


This entry was posted in English and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.