Primary Effects: 165 Killed and 200 people missing, Half of the 400 buildings in San Miguel Los Lotes damaged, Coffee farms covered by ash, Plantations of corn and beans destroyed, La Reunion golf course smothered by the pyroclastic flow, Roads and bridges blocked by volcanic ash, People suffered with irritations to their eyes and skin, Secondary Effects: The international airport had to close as ash rose over 10km into the air, People were made homeless, Over 3000 people had to live in temporary shelters, People were traumatised and too scared to return home, Hunger, The risk of disease increased, Farmers lost their businesses,

The Fuego Volcano, Guatemala June 2018




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