Archived News 2011

12/2011 Yakima Basin Receives $1.2 Million in Grants for Salmon Recovery 

The Washington Salmon Recovery Funding Board announced the award of nearly $1.2 million in grants to Yakima Basin organizations to help restore salmon and steelhead habitat.

11/11/11Reecer Creek Restoration Project Nearing Completion

This SRFB-funded project just outside of Ellensburg is restoring Reecer Creek while helping the City of Ellensburg reduce flood risk.

11/2011YBFWRB Seeks Citizen Committee Members 

The Yakima Basin Fish & Wildlife Recovery Board is seeking nominations for Citizen Committee members. These volunteers work together to rank project proposals based on input from the Technical Advisory Group and an evaluation of impacts on local communities. We currently have one Kittitas County vacancy, two Benton County vacancies, and two Yakama Nation vacancies. For more information on the Yakima Basin Fish & Wildlife Recovery Board, please contact Darcy Batura, the Lead Entity Coordinator.