It’s pretty incredible that we live in a region with volcanoes! Hike around the extinct lava dome at Scouters Mountain in Happy Valley or take a drive to the caves, fossilized trees, and slopes of Mt. St. Helens to see the geography of our history. Volcanoes are fascinating examples of our living planet’s core.
Here’s our webliography of resources for learning more about volcanoes, along with a link to our catalog to find more books for exploring for geology-enthusiasts of all ages.
Volcano Science, Facts, and Fun
DK FindOut: Volcanoes
DK takes their amazing guides to an online format for easy researching for kids. Information is broken into different sections and includes a quiz.
From the Mt. St. Helens Institute, explore volcanoes through hands on activities, videos, and more.
Volcanoes In The Pacific Northwest
PBS Mt. St. Helens
A series of videos created for kids and teens about the historic eruption of Mt. St. Helens.
Visit Mt. St. Helens
Hit the road and explore the lava tubes, fossilized trees, and recovered forest of Mt. St. Helens.