Ecological Responses to the 1980 Eruption of Mount St. Helens
Ecological Responses to the 1980 Eruption of Mount St. Helens
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Title: Ecological Responses to the 1980 Eruption of Mount St. Helens
ISBN10: 0387238689
ISBN13: 978-0387238685
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Pages: 342 pages
Publisher: Springer; 2005 edition (May 20, 2005)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1487 kb
Size epub: 1533 kb
Rating: 4.1 ✪
Votes: 254
Category: Other
Subcategory: Science & Mathematics

The 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens caused tragic loss of life and property, but also created a unique opportunity to study a huge disturbance of natural systems and their subsequent responses. This book synthesizes 25 years of ecological research into of volcanic activity, and shows what actually happens when a volcano erupts, what the immediate and long-term dangers are, and how life reasserts itself in the environment.