Silex Spring before the eruption activity in Early August 2000.
|The following pictures show Silex Spring on August 5, 2000, the second day of activity following nearly 21 years of dormancy. As is common in a newly reacitvated geyser, the water is very muddy. I reportedly celared within a few days as the silt and mud was washed from the geyser..|
The crowd waitng for an eruption, August 5, 2000.
Drain after an eruption.
Refilling after an eruption.
|The picture below shows Silex in its spring mode after the muddy water stirred up from by the eruption has cleared. It took under two days to fully clear.|
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