This infographic is a really useful tool for my students to look at and learn from. I like that it focuses on one particular volcano so that students can understand more specific details about volcanoes, and their potential destruction.
Supervolcano blast would blanket U. in ash - Simulation of Yellowstone eruption shows extended reach of massive volcanoes. Pictured: map of simulated supervolcano eruption in North America ~~ USGS, ADAPTED BY S.
Yosemite, in February when the fire waterfall appears. The spectacular view of the waterfall is created by the reflection of sunlight hitting the falling water at a specific angle. This rare sight can only be seen at a period towards the end of Feburary.
Yellowstone NP, Wyoming, USA: Mammoth Hot Springs - Minerva Terrace - travertine terraces - Terrace Mountain - the largest carbonate-depositing spring in the world - Pamukkale like landscape - Unesco world heritage site - photo by J.
Firefall Yosemite - A small, ephemeral waterfall that flows over the eastern edge of El Capitan in Yosemite Valley. For two weeks in February, the setting sun striking the waterfall creates a deep orange glow that resembles Yosemite's historic "Firefall.