The first two images of this article show Spirit Lake before and after the eruption, with a pre-eruption image of Mt. St. Helens in the background. Please compare to the following pair of images from the USGS.gov website:
Who knows what the motivation of the US Forest Service was in making the composit image on the second page of your article ?
George Langford, Sc.D.
Life Member, Sigma Xi
posted by George Langford
June 16, 2010
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