Features

Fire Restrictions at Mount St.Helens

Gifford Pinchot National Forest, including the Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument, is restricting open campfires throughout the forest except in provided metal fire rings in developed recreation sites. 

Mount St. Helens Science and Learning Center has a New Website

An interactive, multi-media website is being unveiled by the Gifford Pinchot National Forest and Mount St. Helens Institute in commemoration of the 33rd anniversary of the May 18, 1980 eruption (http://www.mshslc.org). The website combines photographs and scientist interviews to chronicle the story of 30 years of change and discovery in North America’s most celebrated natural laboratory and classroom.

Help Keep Caves Open

White Nose Syndrome is sweeping the country, killing millions of bats. You can help keep caves open. Please decontaminate any gear that has been in another cave. Please also print and share this poster. Learn more by clicking here.