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The Yellowstone Volcano Observatory (YVO) is a consortium of nine state and federal agencies who provide timely monitoring and hazard assessment of volcanic, hydrothermal, and earthquake activity in the Yellowstone Plateau region. The USGS arm of YVO is also responsible for monitoring and reporting on volcanic activity in the intermountain west U.S. states.



The mineral fingerprints of hydrothermal explosions from Yellowstone Lake


Using modern tools to look at past earthquakes: How lidar data help to better understand the 1959 Hebgen Lake event


The Underloved Tuffs of Yellowstone