Mt St. Helens

What is it?????

  • Mt. St. Helens is a Volcano located in Skamania County, Washington
  • This is a Stratovolcano
  • Her last eruption was July 10th 2008, which was a traumatic event

What type of damage was done?????

  • This volcanoes eruption caused the death of 57 people
  • Destroyed or damaged 200 homes
  • Damaged or destroyed 30 logging trucks, 22 transport vehicles,and 39 railcars
  • Falling ash stranded 5,000 motorists
  • People that lived near the eruption suffered from post traumatic stress, depression, trouble sleep, irritability and sense of powerlessness