The U.S. Forest Service is delaying the opening of a popular campground because of the landslide danger. The hillside above Washington State’s Gold Basin Campground is strikingly similar to the one above Oso, where a slide killed more than 40 people.

KIRO TV reported that like the Steelhead Haven slide in Oso, scientists have studied the Gold Basin slide for years, but have mostly focused on the impact to the Stillaguamish River below. The Forest Service says it will hire an expert to assess the risk the 200-acre landslide poses to the campground, which can attract hundreds of people on summer weekends.

“We have closed it indefinitely,” said District Ranger Peter Forbes. “Until we have some sort of answer, that’s the way it’s going to stay.”

Forbes said the Oso disaster led the agency to look closer at the danger.

“The risk is still the same. What we know about risk and how we assess risk has changed,” Forbes said.

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