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Explain four positive ways in which volcanic features influence human activities.

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  1. Volcanic lava upon weathering forms fertile soils which are used in agricultural activity
  2. Some volcanic plugs/aureola, have valuable minerals which can be mined
  3. Steam jets are used in harnessing geothermal electricity for domestic /industrial use
  4. Some volcanic features attracts tourists earning a country foreign exchange
  5. Volcanic mountains influence the formation of relief rainfall on their slopes which encourage agricultural activities/settlement.
  6. Volcanic lakes used for fishing which is a source of income/ food
  7. Some lakes are a source of water for domestic/ industrial use
  8. Volcanic mountains are source of rivers which provide water for domestic/ industrial irrigation.
  9. Hot springs/ spurs are used for medicinal purposes
  10. Some volcanic rocks are used as building materials
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