The Yellowstone Volcano: Past, Present and Future Monitoring the sleeping giant beneath Yellowstone National Park

Lecture from the U.S. Geological Survey
by Jake Lowenstern, Scientist-in-Charge, Yellowstone Volcano Observatory

  • What’s all the buzz about — is the Yellowstone area really dangerous?
  • Learn about Yellowstone’s amazing geological history
  • What’s happening now with earthquakes, hot springs, and steam explosions?
  • Hear how scientists monitor Yellowstone and other volcanoes to forecast future eruptions

The presentation starts at about 5:30, so jump ahead if you please!