Mount St. Helens or Louwala-Clough (known as Lawetlat'la to the indigenous , and Loowit to the ) is an active located in , in the region of the United States. It is 50 miles (80 km) northeast of , Oregon and 96 miles (154 km) south of , . Mount St. Helens takes its English name from the British diplomat , a friend of explorer who made a survey of the area in the late 18th century. The volcano is located in the and is part of the , a segment of the that includes over 160 active volcanoes. This volcano is well known for its explosions and .
Fire Mountain, the Eruptions of Mount. St. Helens