Citation

Johnson, R.W., Davies, R.A. & White, A.J.R., 1972. Ulawun Volcano, New Britain. Bulletin  142. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics, Canberra.

Abstract

In January 1970, after a two-year period of inactivity, Ulawun volcano, on the north coast of New Britain, erupted. Ulawun is a stratovolcano built of basaltic and low-silica andesite lava flows and pyroclastic rocks, most of which were erupted from a central vent; many of the lavas were partly fragmented during flow, and some unsorted elastics mav have been deposited by nuees ardentes.
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