• Creator
  • Zoller, William
  • Created Date
  • 1980-04
  • Description
  • Slide shows Johnston Ridge, named after David Johnston, a geologist who was killed by the explosion at Mount St. Helens. It was where a lot of debris piled up. In the foreground you can see several of these types of craters, formed by gases that were collected in the ash. After the gases leaked out, the craters were formed where the ash filled back in. Meanwhile, the Johnston ridge is in the foreground right in front of the mountains. David Jo... more
    Slide shows Johnston Ridge, named after David Johnston, a geologist who was killed by the explosion at Mount St. Helens. It was where a lot of debris piled up. In the foreground you can see several of these types of craters, formed by gases that were collected in the ash. After the gases leaked out, the craters were formed where the ash filled back in. Meanwhile, the Johnston ridge is in the foreground right in front of the mountains. David Johnston was the one on the radio that radioed in "Vancouver, Vancouver, this is it," and then he was killed. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Scanned from a 35mm color slide using a Nikon Super Cool Scan LS-2000 in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 800x744ppi
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