Ecuador: Tungurahua volcano increased activity March 16, 2013, Banos on alert

Posted on March 17, 2013 • Filed under: Ecuador, Latin America, Tourist Warning, Travel Weather Issues erported about 18:00 on Saturday, technicians Guadalupe Observatory Geophysical Institute (IG) alerted the sharp increase of the activity of the Tungurahua volcano.
Therefore, the Emerging Operations Committee (COE) Baths met in the evening to take action. Banos mayor and president of COE, José Luis Freire, reported that among the main resolutions were closing the hot springs resort of El Salado, between last night and today 07:00. “This is more like a preventive measure in any situation,” he said. Read Article

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