The Yakama Nation's history, culture, and the lives of our people are intertwined with the salmon and the Columbia.
Learn more »

The Yakama Nation advocates for resources that cannot speak for themselves.
Learn more »

Our innovative projects and partnerships restore culturally important fish runs in the Columbia River.
Learn more »

Educator Resources
Find tools and resources developed by Yakama Nation Fisheries that can be used to help shape K-12 curriculums.
Learn more »

Harvest News

The Fish and Wildlife Committee authorizes additional summer commercial gillnet opening in Zone 6 of the Columbia River from 6 a.m. Monday, July 13 to 6 p.m. Thursday July 16, 2020.  See full regulations attached

Yakama Nation Fisheries

Honor. Protect.

Yakama Nation Fisheries is a program of the Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation.  We work "To honor, protect and restore Nch'i-Wa'na (the Columbia River), its tributaries and its resources for the benefit of current and future generations of the Yakama people as reserved for them in the Treaty of 1855 (12 stat. 951).

Storymaps from Yakama Nation Fisheries

Click on the links below to view interactive Storymaps providing an overview of Yakama Nation Fisheries' projects.

Click Here for the Complete Library of YN Fisheries Project Storymaps.


Yakama Nation Harvest

Collection of YN Production, Species Restoration, and Tribal Harvest Storymaps



Yakama Nation's Willamette River and Toxics Storymap