A story about a very cute little gopher's role in repairing the environment during the afteramath of the Mount St. Helens erruption.
"The gopher's role in providing microhabitats and maintaining soil becomes clear in the personalized story that never misses the science." - NSTA Recommends
"Full of interesting facts, this picture book introduces youngters to the eruption on Mount St. Helens. Through the point of view of a gopher that lives on the mountain, readers are told of the effects of the disaster on the habitat of living and nonliving things. - School Library Journal