Saturday, June 14, 2008

Yakima, WA, KOA Campground soon to be DOA

A popular fixture along the Yakima River for 40 years could be gone later this year, a casualty of the drive to save salmon and reduce flood threats.

The federal Bureau of Reclamation has made an offer to buy the 23-acre KOA Campground, located east of Kmart and between the State Route 24 bridge and Sportsman State Park.

Removing the campground, coupled with the new, longer river bridge and the future movement of levees away from the river bank are seen as ways to promote a healthy Yakima River and the flood plain connected to it.
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