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Katmai reported activity

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Event Specific Information:

Start:May 8, 1931 Observed
Stop:July 1931 Observed

"Smoke": BibCard BibCard
Fumarolic or hydrothermal activity: BibCard BibCard
Eruption Type:Not an eruption.

Description: Finch (1931) recorded: "Katmai volcano was observed to be smoking early in July." Coats (1950) also reports Katmai smoking on May 8, 1931. However, Hildreth (1983) states: "Published compilations notwithstanding, there are no credible reports of historic eruptions in the Katmai group except at Novarupta in 1912 and at Trident in 1953 - 1968."

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