2nd March, 2021





  1. The gas plume coming from the dome at La Soufriere continues to cause damage to vegetation in the summit areas on the south-western side of the volcano.


  1. The measurement of carbon dioxide in soil along the lower sides of the volcano has commenced.


  1. A monument to be used as a benchmark for a new continuous GPS monitoring station was constructed at the Fancy seismic site.


  1. Work continued at the Belmont Observatory with the installation of the seismic data acquisition system.


  1. A virtual community meeting for the North Leeward Community will be held today, Tuesday 2nd March 2021 beginning at 6:00 p.m. The meeting would be carried live on local NBC Radio and VC3 TV (channel 114), NEMO’S Facebook page, UWI tv Global(www.uwitv.org), uwiseismic YouTube channel and Grenadines Radio.


  1. The National Emergency Management Organisation is reminding the public that no evacuation order or notice has been issued.


  1. NEMO continues to appeal to the public to desist from visiting the La Soufrière Volcano, especially going into the crater, since doing so is extremely dangerous.


  1. NEMO will continue to provide regular updates on all activities taking place at La Soufrière.