New Zealand Embassy Santiago, Chile

Civil Defence emergency alerts




Area affected

Expected duration

Action to take


Seismic activity has declined around volcano Copahue

Areas near the volcano in Biobio Region, south of Chile

Probability of eruption has declined (possibility still remains in near future -weeks or months)

Yellow alert for communities near the volcano. Evacuation stopped for communities of El Barco, Guallali, Butatelbun and Trapa Trapa.

Source: ONEMI - National Emergency Office of Chile

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