Ash-covered summit of Mount St. Helens. Aerial view looking north-N...

Ash-covered summit of Mount St. Helens. Aerial view looking north-n...

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Ash covered snow is a result of wind direction, resulting in left portion of cone free of ash while the right portion is covered. Snowstorms later covered these ash layers, which in turn were covered by new ash. The result was many alternating layers of snow and ash.

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Image Dimensions: 3002 x 3041

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