Pelee erupting 26 May 1902

Virtual Volcano Vacation #7 WINNERS! – Pelée

Congratulations to everybody who found me this week at Mount Pelée on the island of Martinique in the Caribbean. The volcano’s name in French (being that Martinique is an overseas department of France) is Montagne Pelée, which means “bald mountain”. (contrary to a common notion that the name has anything to do with Pele, the…