Accession Number:

ADP000423

Title:

Mount St. Helens Recovery Operations

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT PORTLAND OR

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Following the catastrophic eruption of Mount St. Helens, Portland District, Corps of Engineers began perhaps the most unusual recovery operation in the history of the Corps. The purpose of this presentation is to portray, in general terms, the emergency situation that existed and the recovery measures implemented by Portland District.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE