Lopevi is an active stratovolcano
in the island nation of Vanuatu. From our base camp on nearby
Ambrym Island, we could look out to the sea, and if we could
clearly see Lopevi, that would be an indicator of good weather.
A small eruption on the upper
flanks of Lopevi Volcano
Lopevi as seen from the helicopter
on the way to Ambrym Island.