A permanent background of the province of Albay, Mayon volcano is unique because of its almost perfect cone feature. Many recognize it as the 8th wonder of the natural world, giving the province added identity and prestige. 422 more words
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MANILA, Philippines – As thousands of Albay residents marched toward various evacuation centers amid pending danger of Mayon Volcano, Governor Joey Salceda is yet again met with another serious and immediate threat – the entry of Tropical Storm Mario in the Philippine area of responsibility. 610 more words
An ominous glow from the Philippines’ most active volcano has prompted the evacuation of more than 12,000 people from its surrounding areas.
There have been a series of quakes and rockfalls at Mount Mayon in the country’s Bicol region, sparking fears of a possible eruption, Reuters reports. 105 more words