For those who enjoy our many local parks, the closure of camping sites at South Whidbey State Park was a bitter pill to swallow. Unfortunately, the problems facing the park are complex and not easily solved.
In a recent episode of Curious Islander, we followed Robert Fimbel of the State Parks & Recreation Commission as he examined old growth trees around the park. We've posted the segment on our website in its entirety to help our community better understand the many issues facing park staff.
Watch this insightful segment on the South Whidbey State Park old growth trees below.