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Licancabur is part of the Central Volcanic Zone at the western edge of the Altiplano. De Silva, Shanaka . Francis, Peter (1991). Volcanoes of the Central Andes. Berlin: Springer-Verlag

Licancabur is part of the Central Volcanic Zone at the western edge of the Altiplano. Among the region's active volcanoes are Putana (erupted at the end of the 19th century), Llullaillaco (1868) and Lascar (1993). Other stratovolcanoes are Tacora, Nevados de Payachata, Isluga, Tata Sabaya, Ollague, Tocorpuri, Sairecabur and Socompa. The Central Volcanic. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-540-53706-9.

Volcanoes of the central Andes. SL De Silva, PW Francis. Magmatic evolution of the La Pacana caldera system, Central Andes, Chile: Compositional variation of two cogenetic, large-volume felsic ignimbrites. JM Lindsay, AK Schmitt, RB Trumbull, SL De Silva, W Siebel,. Springer-Verlag, 1991. Episodic construction of batholiths: Insights from the spatiotemporal development of an ignimbrite flare-up. SL de Silva, WD Gosnold. Journal of Petrology 42 (3), 459-486, 2001. Global influence of the AD 1600 eruption of Huaynaputina, Peru. SL De Silva, GA Zielinski.

De Silva, Shanaka, L. and Francis, Peter, Volcanoes of the Central Andes, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1991. Survey Papua New Guinea, Rept. Catalog of the major potentially active volcanoes in Peru, Bolivia and Chile. Supercedes, in part, parts of the Catalog of Active Volcanoes for Chile. De Silva, Shanaka, L. Supercedes, in part, parts of the Catalog of Active Volcanoes for Peru and Chile. de Silva, Peter W. Francis. The Lipez region of southwest Bolivia is the locus of a major Neogene ignimbrite fl areup, and yet it is the least studied portion of the Altiplano-Puna volcanic complex of the Central Andes. With sharp satellite images, detailed figures and a highly competent description of each registered volcano, this catalog is invaluable for all earth scientists working in the Andes.

It is this region that de Silva & Francis. have set out to document, using the last decade of Landsat. The next chapter fills. the body of the book, and describes 44 volcanoes of the. Central Andes which the authors recognize as 'potentially. thematic mapper images and occasional space shuttle. with historical or, more likely, morphological. evidence for eruption within the past 10000 years) with.

de Silva, Shanaka L. Gregory A. Zielinski and Peter W. Francis, 1991, Volcanoes of the Central Andes. Springer-Verlag, New York. Dillehay, Tom . 2000, The Settlement of the Americas: A New Prehistory. Basic Books, New York. Herbert H. Eling, J. and Jack Rossen, 2005, Preceramic irrigation canals in the Peruvian Andes. Cite this chapter as: Sandweiss . 2008) Central Andean Environments. In: Silverman . Isbell . eds) The Handbook of South American Archaeology. Springer, New York, NY.

The Andes Mountains are made up of rocks that have been folded and faulted, as well as many hundreds of volcanoes. Sabancaya is the middle and smallest of three glacier-topped stratovolcanoes in the Peruvian Andes. Because many of these volcanoes are in high and dry places there is often little information about their past activity. Sabancaya must be younger than its neighbors because it has two large dark lava flows on its east side. But it had no known historic activity when it began erupting in December 1986.

De Silva, Shanaka . p. 216. Biggar, John (2005). The Andes: A Guide for Climbers (3 e. Scotland: Andes Publishing. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, .

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Peter W. Francis,Shanaka L. De Silva
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