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SWFL seismic station, on the crater rim of Mount St. Helens, was re...

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This summer, crews made significant modifications to a monitoring station on the southwest flank of Mount St. Helens, greatly improving its operability in winter. Volcano monitoring stations are designed to integrate many instruments into a single package to lower power requirements, reduce instrument footprint on sensitive landscapes, be portable for rapid deployment and transmit data effectively -- operating under very extreme weather conditions. View is to the south.


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