Mount St Helens, Washington

Mount St Helens, Washington

I can’t believe there was a huge explosion there once.

Facts:
1.The May 18, 1980 blast devastated 596 square kilometers (229 square miles) and destroyed timber valued at several million dollars.
2. This was the deadliest and most economically destructive volcanic event in the history of the United States.

source: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/hazard/stratoguide/helenfact.html

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