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Theoretical and Natural Science

Vol. 37, 21 June 2024


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Analysis of the impact of volcanic ash on the environment and human

Jinrui Zhang * 1
1 Central University for Nationalities

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Theoretical and Natural Science, Vol. 37, 223-228
Published 21 June 2024. © 2023 The Author(s). Published by EWA Publishing
This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Citation Jinrui Zhang. Analysis of the impact of volcanic ash on the environment and human . TNS (2024) Vol. 37: 223-228. DOI: 10.54254/2753-8818/37/20240202.

Abstract

Volcanic eruptions are one of the natural phenomena on Earth that have the capacity to affect the global climate, local ecosystems and human societies. Among the various ejecta, volcanic ash is particularly noteworthy because of its multifaceted impacts on the environment and human beings. This paper focuses on the impacts of volcanic ash on climate, water quality, soil and plants, wildlife, and human health using the research methodology of a literature review, and also discusses preventive and curative measures against volcanic ash as well as the application of volcanic ash in order to minimize the adverse consequences. Through comprehensive analysis and synthesis of relevant literature, the impacts of volcanic ash on various fields and coping strategies are summarized in this paper, aiming to provide references for research and practical endeavors related to volcanic ash.

Keywords

volcanic ash, volcanic eruption, natural disasters, ecosystems

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The datasets used and/or analyzed during the current study will be available from the authors upon reasonable request.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Environmental Geoscience and Earth Ecology
ISBN (Print)
978-1-83558-445-3
ISBN (Online)
978-1-83558-446-0
Published Date
21 June 2024
Series
Theoretical and Natural Science
ISSN (Print)
2753-8818
ISSN (Online)
2753-8826
DOI
10.54254/2753-8818/37/20240202
Copyright
21 June 2024
Open Access
This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited

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