Volcanoes could change world climate

02 July 1997

Volcanoes could change world climate

The large volcanoes now active in Mexico and Montserrat could have an
effect on world climate.

Effects could include slowing global warming but might also include
the destruction of the ozone layer. There are between 15 and 25
volcanoes active in the world at any one time.

  • The Independent 02/07/97 page 14


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