Don't get too excited they said there is no sign of this volcano waking up as of now. Before an eruption does happen there will be shallow earthquakes and steam vents opening up. Even after that happened it could take years for it to actually erupt according to the article, hope they are right. They are claiming that it is due for a eruption.Death Valley in California has plenty of hazards, ranging from searing temperatures to flash floods, rock falls, rattlesnakes and scorpions.
Now geologists say that one of its volcanoes is actually far younger and more active than previously thought and is due to go off, because it last exploded in 1200 and has an eruption cycle of 1,000 years or less. Read More Here