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Discovering Mount St. Helens

Shane, Scott

Discovering Mount St. Helens

a guide to the National Volcanic Monument

by Shane, Scott

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mount Saint Helens National Volcanic Monument (Wash.)
    • Subjects:
    • Mount Saint Helens National Volcanic Monument (Wash.) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementScott Shane.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF897.S17 S52 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 166 p. :
      Number of Pages166
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2867109M
      ISBN 100295962224
      LC Control Number84040662

      Mount St. Helens (known as Lawetlat'la to the indigenous Cowlitz people, and Loowit or Louwala-Clough to the Klickitat) is an active stratovolcano located in Skamania County, Washington, in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. It is 50 miles (80 km) northeast of Portland, Oregon and 96 miles ( km) south of Seattle, St. Helens takes its English name from the Parent range: Cascade Range.


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