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Las Cañadas
WI_ci060.jpg Pico del Teide  |  Summit areaThumbnailsCañadas  |  Eroded tephra

Las Cañadas represent a complex system of ancient shield- and stratovolcanoes, having experienced collapses due to emptying of the magma chamber or giant landsliding. The bottom of the caldera has been reshaped by more recent volcanic activity.

Created
Thursday 22 May 2003 by Martin Mergili in Africa / Tenerife (1213 visits)