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Residents of Yakima County stay or move here for many reasons. Now, communities in Yakima County no longer take pristine water and abundant land for granted. This category examines the size and status of some of these resources. It is the most difficult category of community life to capture statistically because of the costs of measuring complex phenomena over time.

A full definition of each indicator can be found in the More Information section. The data themselves are available in a spreadsheet via the Download Data tab.

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