Montserrat Eruption

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  • Created by: Lotto65
  • Created on: 01-01-16 16:31

Causes:

* North and south American plate subducting underneath Caribbean plate

Impacts:

* Pyroclastic flows destroyed 2/3 of whole island

* Fires destroyed woodland

* Floods washed away areas

* Few roads and settlements remained

* Good farmland destroyed so crops perished

* People evacuated

* 23 people…

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