lava plateau


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lava plateau

naltopiano basaltico
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The best one can do is guide oneself by some project, what Sartre calls our fundamental project, that is, if we can find one." On the lava plateau I find a temporary project: I scamper up an outcrop, turn on my iPhone video camera, and document our lostness.
These volcanic vents produced a lava plateau covering approximately 16 [km.sup.2] on Salvadorian territory and continuing to Guatemala.
It is a gigantic classic shield volcano, and the broad landscape of its summit is an alpine desert composed of cinder cones on a lava plateau. The upper summit forms an alpine lava community sparsely vegetated with leafy lichens and moss.