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Boiling water at Hot Creek - The dangerous and dynamic thermal springs in California's Long Valley Caldera

Explains how these hot surface waters form, why their temperature changes often, and provides safety guidance for visiting this area.

by Farrar, Christopher D.; Evans, William C.; Venezky, Dina Y.; Hurwitz, Shaul; and Oliver, Lynn K.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2007-3045
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Geologic structure, Geothermal resources, Hazard preparedness, Hazards, Volcanic activity, Volcanology, Thermal features
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