MANILA, Nov. 22. In the central province of Sorsogon, located on the island of Luzon, the threat of a possible eruption of Bulusan thousands of Filipinos from their homes. As reported on Monday, a regional office of the Civil Defence of the Philippines, to date, from the area of potential danger has evacuated about 2,500 people.
According to observations of seismologists Bulusana activity continues to rise fast in the last two weeks. On Sunday, he "breathed" 2-mile column of smoke and volcanic ash. However, experts say the Philippine National Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, the beginning of a full-scale eruption is too early.
According to the Civil Defense, in case of eruption Bulusana in the disaster area may be about 70 villages with a total population of about 80,000 people.
Bulusan volcano 1560 meters high were located 390 kilometers south-east of the capital Manila. He is one of the most active of the 23 active volcanoes in the Philippines. Bulusana new awakening began in March 2006, according to ITAR-TASS.