After Mt Saint Helens erupted in 1980 and the world witnessed devastation never before observed by mankind. Trees covered the lake and stumps were left behind snapped apart like toothpicks. These remnants at Spirit Lake resemble Yellow Stones’ Petrified Forest. This process did not take millions of years but was done in moments.
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