Mt.St Helens Eruption Destruction
People Everywhere Traumatized
This is the map of the St Helens Eruption
How Food and Water Water was effected.
How the Power was effected
It burned down the power lines which shut down all the power.
air traffic was ceased due to the excess amount of smoke in the air.
- electricity was down until the lava was cooled
Inanimate objects destroyed
the lava can exceed 2000 degrees Fahrenheit and burnt down the houses near it.
15 miles of rail roads were damaged beyond repair
185 miles of road was destroyed
- the eruption flattened 220 square miles
Even Worse, alive beings dead
57 humans died
caused over a billion dollars in damage.
200 houses burned
- The people had to eat rations provided by the law enforcements
- Aztecs thought volcanoes had gods
The impact that it still has today
The trees destroyed
Similar but smaller event
It killed 5 people.
3 by lava, 2 by debris