Alaskan Volcanic Rebirth

A secluded island in the Aleutian chain is revealing secrets of how land and marine ecosystems react to and recover from a catastrophic volcanic eruption that at first wiped life off the island. Kasatochi, an island in the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge rarely studied by scientists before its Aug. 7, 2008, volcanic eruption, is showing signs of recovery.

One response to “Alaskan Volcanic Rebirth”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *