I’m from the Canary Islands myself, so I will update when a major breaking news hit the wires.
Local majors had a meeting where different evacuation plans were readied in case there is a major volcanic eruption in the island in the coming days.
La Palma prepares the evacuation protocols: the operation is prepared for a hypothetical eruption
The mayor of El Paso, Sergio Rodríguez, has confirmed in COPE that the island and regional institutions are working to coordinate and update the protocol that would have to be activated in the event of a volcanic eruption on La Palma.
“The meeting that took place yesterday was to be prepared in all areas, since we have to locate and be clear about the evacuation routes that we need to be able to get the neighbors out. In addition, we must know the means we have. There is no No operations are underway, but we must have the main issues at hand with regard to equipment, generators and machinery. The current situation requires it and, although it is unlikely, we must have everything ready, “he explained.
In this same sense, he has pointed out that the population of the municipality of him is highly sensitized, especially in the neighborhoods where most of the tremors of the seismic swarm that began last Saturday are being registered.