Description: From its inception in 1983, Yakama Nation Fisheries has employed scientific expertise in concert with traditional ecological knowledge to develop innovative projects and partnerships credited with restoring culturally important fish runs in the Columbia River. Yakama Nation Fisheries is headquartered on the Yakama Reservation. We maintain field offices in Portland, Husum, Goldendale, Wahkiacus, Glenwood, Prosser, Yakima, Ellensburg, Cle Elum, Peshastin, Wenatchee, Winthrop, Piney Wood, and Twisp. Yakama Nation Fisheries consists of over 200 employees that manage numerous projects across the Columbia River mainstem and sub-basins (White Salmon, Little White Salmon, Wind, Klickitat, Rockcreek, Yakima, Wenatchee, Entiat, Chelan, and Methow). Yakama Nation Fisheries focuses on culturally important fish, including: Chinook, sockeye, steelhead, coho, Pacific lamprey, and White sturgeon.
Yakama Nation Fisheries honors, protects, and restores the Columbia River.
About: Yakama Nation Fisheries is a program of the Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation.
***Upcoming Tour & Potluck***
Fri. July 14, 2017
Cle Elum Tour + Potluck (we will have salmon)
Featuring our Yakama Warriors Association
Please see the flyer for more information.
A subsistence fishery for Lamprey will be held during the months of June and July 2017 at Willamette Falls and fishing must be conducted by permit shown on the attached permit.
Send to Raemelle Kiona for approval
The Fish and Wildlife Committee authorizes the opening of the Icicle River Fishery
from 6am Thursday June 22 through 6pm Saturday June 24, 2017 and will continue
with a weekly schedule of 6am Tuesday to 6pm Saturdays through July 29, 2017.
Delbert Wheeler Jr. (2 days ago)Troy Watlamet:
Aaron Whitefoot 1 (2 days ago)Eugene HalfKnot Umtuch:
M.e. Starr 1 (3 days ago)Sara Sohappy:
Simon Goudy (3 days ago)