QCOSTARICA – With magma rising to one kilometre from the surface, volcanologist Raul Mora says “it is very possible that the Turrilaba may have eruptions of greater magnitude.

The expert believes that the volcano may see greater activity – stronger eruptions –  before calming down.

The University of Costa Rica (UCR) volcanologist, who had been studying the Turrialba, there is no reason to panic, the greatest effect would be a release of more ash.

Click here for a video of the interview, part of La Nacion Dialogos series, where Mora explains what is happening at the Turrilaba.

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