Why do people live near volcanoes?

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People take the risk of living near volcanoes as the land there is very fertile and good for agriculture. A volcano is an outlet, in a planet's surface or crust, which permits hot magma, volcanic ash, and gases to flee from the surface.
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People live near volcanoes because: Fertile Soils - are rich in minerals, areas of old lavas can produce high crop yields, acts as a fertiliser to echauseted soils Hot Water - can
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I need to find out lots of reasons why people live near volcanoes, so far i have - Fertile land - cheaper - people dont believe it will happen in there life time and thats it :L .
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People live near volcanoes because of the minerals that can be mined, geothermal energy, fertile soils and tourism. Minerals. Magna rising from deep inside the earth contains a range
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Locals collect the sulphur and sell it,the heat from underground steam is used to drive turbines and produce electricity or to heat water supplies that are then used to provide household heating and hot water,volcanic rocks are rich in minerals and lastly volcanoes attract millions of visitors every yearfor different reasons.
People live near volcanoes for many reasons. It could be that they grew up there and do not want to leave the area, or they simply like it and feel it's worth the possible risk of eruption.
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