Kos Kokkinonero (Aegean)

Volcano: Kos - Yali - Nisyros volcanic field (see Kos - Yali - Nisyros volcanic field at the Smithsonian Institution website in a new tab)
Type: Bubbling Water
Description: Cold spring with abundant bubbling gas. The waters flowing away deposit thin travertine layers and have a lot of iron oxides in suspension. Kokkinonero in Greek means red water.


Point of contact for this site:
Walter D'Alessandro, walter.dalessandro@ingv.it (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Konstantinos Kyriakopoulos, ckiriako@geol.uoa.gr (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

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Bibliographic references for this site

Daskalopoulou K., Gagliano A.L., Calabrese S., Li Vigni L., Longo M., Kyriakopoulos K., Pecoraino G., D’Alessandro W., 2019,Degassing at the volcanic/geothermal system of Kos (Greece): geochemical characterization of the released gases and CO2 output estimation, Geofluids, vol.2019, pp. 3041037, DOI: 10.1155/2019/3041037


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