park land http://kplu.org en For Bothell parks, housing bust means more forest http://kplu.org/post/bothell-parks-housing-bust-means-more-forest <p>BOTHELL, Wash. &mdash; From the freeway, it looks like just another patch of woods ripe for new housing development once the economy revives.</p><div><p>From the air, the forested stretch along I-405 reveals itself as part of a green ribbon buffering an active salmon creek. The appearance of a &quot;sold&quot; sign in mid-December marked a 35-acre patch of western red cedar, western hemlock and Douglas fir as property of the city of Bothell.</p><p> Thu, 29 Dec 2011 17:47:36 +0000 The Associated Press 3569 at http://kplu.org For Bothell parks, housing bust means more forest