Little Naches River land purchase to aid water supply, wildlife

3/9/2014  By Scott Sandsberry - Yakima Herald-Republic

“This (Little Naches) acquisition provides dual benefits in that it secures these lands for future recreational access, while fulfilling another component of the Yakima Basin Integrated Plan,” said Kittitas County Commissioner Paul Jewell, referring to a groundbreaking collaborative effort to secure long-term water supplies for irrigators and wildlife. “When you can kill two birds with one stone like that, everybody wins.”

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