Aquaculture operators in Taal Lake in Batangas province have been allowed by authorities to tend to their fish cages despite a lockdown imposed within a 7-kilometer radius of the volcano’s crater. | @RonWDomingoINQ
DA: Taal Lake water quality improved, fish stocks can resume feeding
IN THE KNOW: Tawilis, the only freshwater sardine in the world, is a product of Taal Volcano's biggest eruption in 1754. Will the present volcanic activities and increase in sulfur in the lake affect Tawilis, which is already on the endangered species list?
The Taal volcano continued to spew ash from its crater in the middle of a lake about 45 miles south of the Philippine capital Manila, as seismologists warned an eruption could happen at any time, potentially triggering a tsunami
Agoncillo town, the nearest area in the Taal crater lake turned into a “desert” after the whole site was covered with gray ashes and coconut trees were almost flattened. #TaalVolcano | via @hanahtabios
As the Taal volcano in the Philippines continued to spew ash in the middle of a lake 45 miles south of Manila, thousands were evacuated from the volcanic island, while schools and government offices were closed in the Philippine capital
The island of Vulcan Point in the Philippines sits inside Crater Lake, on Vulcano Island in Taal Lake, on the island of Luzon, making it the largest island in a lake on an island in a lake on an island in the world. (Image: Hidariki58)