Yakama Nation Fisheries Projects

Industrial and agricultural pollution and toxic contamination, dams that block fish migration and access to spawning habitat—the decline of salmon, steelhead, sturgeon, and lamprey in the Columbia River is has many causes. To restore the river and the life that depends upon it, the Yakama Nation Fisheries is employing many and varied strategies, simultaneously. In some areas, habitat recovery is the key; in others, supplementation of salmon runs may need to be the driver.

Last updated: Mon, 03/27/2017

The Yakama Nation’s Mid-Columbia Coho Reintroduction Project (MCCRP) is requesting bids for construction of a juvenile salmon acclimation ponds to be installed on Early Winters Creek near Mazama, WA.  Construction is scheduled to begin in July of

Last updated: Mon, 03/20/2017

 The Yakama Nation’s Mid-Columbia Coho Reintroduction Project (MCCRP) is requesting bids for construction of a juvenile salmon acclimation pond to be installed on the USFS Eightmile Ranch, adjacent to the Chewuch River.  Construction is scheduled

Last updated: Mon, 03/20/2017

The Yakama Nation’s Upper Columbia Habitat Restoration Project is requesting bids for construction of the Newby Narrows Fish Habitat Enhancement Project.  The project will involve all work elements and specifications found in the Project Plans, S

Last updated: Mon, 03/20/2017

The purpose of the Chewuch RM 15.5-17 Project is to re-establish and enhance existing fish habitat in the Chewuch River. The river has been slow to recover from a legacy of instream wood removal that occurred during the early half of the 1900’s.

Last updated: Mon, 03/20/2017

The Yakama Nation's Upper Columbia Habitat Restoration Project is requesting bids for construction of a Salmon Habitat Enhancement Project to be implemented adjacent to the Entiat River during the permitted in-water work window of

Last updated: Mon, 03/20/2017

The Yakama Nation's Upper Columbia Habitat Restoration Project is requesting bids for construction of a Salmon Habitat Enhancement Project to be implemented adjacent to the Entiat River during the permitted in-water work window of

Last updated: Mon, 03/20/2017

The Yakama Nation’s Upper Columbia Habitat Restoration Project (UCHRP) is requesting bids for a Salmon Habitat Enhancement Project to be implemented in the upper Wenatchee River (River Mile 40.8) in July/August of 2017.  The proje

Last updated: Thu, 03/16/2017