Drone photo at 80ft, the large pool and a number of smaller pools are visible. The linear objects leading from the pool are caused by visitors breaching the walls of the pool to divert the mud to slide on it. Most of the pools are filled with water and not mud.
Photo montage of the main Erin Bouffe area, 22 vents were active on the 5th October down from 26 in 2015
Main mud pool, large gas bubbles are rising in the centre, rings of an oil film are present in the mud
Water filled pool, only a few gas bubbles are being released
Liquid mud is being discharged from the vent that is partially hidden by bushes
Photo montage of the Central Erin Bouffe area, 10 vents were active on the 5th October up from 5 in 2015
Small mud pool at the side of a road, its position has not changed since 2010
small cone that is releasing episodic liquid mud flows