Mount Saint Helens Eruption
By Jewells Escamilla 11-17-14 2nd period Ms.humphires
How long it takes for the environment to recover from this change ?
30+ years for Mount Saint Helens
Effects that the change has on the organisms living there
The effects that the eruption had on the organisms is : all the plants will be destroyed in a wide area , livestock and other mammals will be killed by lava flows, ash fall, famine , and earthquakes related to the eruption .
Give two examples of ways organisms might adapt to sustain the species after this environmental change.
Since volcanic soil is very rich , once it cools down , plants will come back .
The eruption will defintely influence , bird migration , roosting , flying ability , and feeding activity of the animals .