ElTigre.jpg (1021994 bytes)El Tigre is a volcanic island in the Gulf of Fonseca, Republic of Honduras.
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ETMap.jpg (17690 bytes)Map shows location of island.



TigreIs1.jpg (21834 bytes)Toledo construction volunteers on Sunday (March 21, 1999) outing to Playa Grande approach Isla El Tigre.


Ash beds exposed by quarry - photographic evidence.   This ash was observed behind a beachfront restaurant at the south end of Playa Grande.  A second deposit of layered black ash was seen (but not photographed) from the road between Playa Grande and Amapala, about 900 meters to the east-northeast.

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