Montserrat and Dominica, Antilles, January 1997


plymouth

Plymouth evacuated:  Soufriere Hills volcano erupting, ash on everything.

 

soufriere hills dome

Soufriere Hills dome:  generating block-and-ash flow.

 

boiling lake

Boiling Lake surrounded by tropical rainforest.

 

valley of desolation

Valley of Desolation:  1880 eruption destroyed the rainforest.