Images and video by the Red Sismológica Nacional (National Seismological Network) of the Poas Volcano eruption of August 1, 2017, starting at 5:45 pm.

The column of ash and gases scattered to the west according to the wind direction indicated by the IMN (National weather institute) station, reported Dr. Mauricio M. Mora.

For the latest on the activity of the Poas, Turrialba and Rincon de la Vieja, and other volcanos, eartquakes in Costa Rica and the region, and information on what to do in the event of Tsunami, click here.

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