Below is a non-exhaustive list of catalogs of volcanic features and events relevant to Monogenetic Volcanism. Contact us if you’d like to suggest an addition or update.


Global Volcanism Program Volcanoes of the World Database

WOVOdat Data on Volcanic Unrest

Venezky and Newhall 2007 WOVOdat Design Document: The Schema, Table Descriptions, and Create Table Statements for the Database of Worldwide Volcanic Unrest (WOVOdat Version 1.0) USGS Open Report 2007-1117.

GVMID Data on Volcano Monitoring Infrastructure

By eruption or landform type

Dome-forming eruptions database DomeHaz v2.4

Ogburn, S.E., Loughlin, S.C., Calder, E.S. 2015 The association of lava dome growth with major explosive activity (VEI≥ 4): DomeHaz, a global dataset. Bulletin of Volcanology 77:40. Doi: 100.10074/s00445-015-1919-x

Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions (LaMEVE)

Maar Volcano Location and Shape (MaarVLS) version 2.0 Updated in 2021

Graettinger, A.H. 2018 The shape and distribution of Maar craters using the MaarVLS database. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. Doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2018.04.002

Graettinger, A.H. and Bearden, A.T. 2021 Lateral migration of explosive hazards during maar eruptions constrained from crater shapes. Journal of Applied Volcanology 10:3 doi:10.1186/s13617-021-00103-w

Small-volume monogenetic igneous landforms and edifices statistics (SMILES)

Nolan, J.A., Graettinger, A.H. 2022 Small-volume monogenetic igneous landforms and edifices statistics (SMILES): A catalog of representative mafic volcanic landforms to enable quantitative remote identification. Frontiers in Earth Science

VOlcanic LAkes DAta base (VOLADA)

VOLADA_Africa 2.0: Volcanic Lakes Database Africa

Rouwet, D., Tassi, F., Mora-Amador, R., Sandri, L., and Chiarini, V. (2014). Past, Present and Future of Volcanic lake Monitoring. J. Volcanology Geothermal Res. 272, 78–97. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2013.12.009

Rouwet, D., Nemeth, K., Tamburello, G., Calabrese, S., Issa, I. 2021 Volcanic Lakes in Africa: The VOLADA_Africa 2.0 Database, and Implications for Volcanic Hazard. Frontiers in Earth Science 28,

By Region

The European catalogue of volcanoes EUROVOLC

Quaternary Volcanoes of Japan

Small volcanic vents of the Tharsis Volcanic Province, Mars

Richardson, J.; Bleacher, J.E.; Connor, C.B.; Glaze, L.S. 2021 Small volcanic vents of the Tharsis Volcanic Province, Mars. Journal of Geophysical Research, Planets, 126, e2020jE006620.