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Mount Rainier - Living Safely With a Volcano in Your Backyard

One of our Nation's most dangerous volcanoes, Mount Rainier has been the source of countless eruptions and volcanic mudflows, and many people live in the areas that will be affected by it.

by Driedger, Carolyn L. and Scott, William E.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2008-3062
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Hazard preparedness, Hazards, Lahars, Volcanic activity, Volcanology, Mountains, Volcanoes
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