News/Announcements - Outreach and Education

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Return of the Lamprey

Article by Sarah Ortiz, a Student Conservation Association intern with the Mid-Columbia Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office
In The News

Tribal-led conservation helps revive an ancient fish in Wenatchee River

World Fish Migration Day (May 24) Save the Date

Ralph Lampman, Pacific Lamprey Project


MAY 24, 2014 (SATURDAY)

Time: TBD

We are releasing adult lamprey for translocation.  

This event testifies to the importance of Pacific lamprey migration to the world

Film Showing


Announcing Films to be presented at 6pm on Monday, January 27, 2014 at the Cultural Heritage Center Theater.

The Lost Fish

Yakama Nation, CRITFC, Freshwaters Illustrated
Yakama Premiere!
December 9, 2013 (Monday)
Heritage Theater

Virtual Lamprey Arrives in Yakima Valley

Toppenish, Wash. - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Yakama Nation announce the virtual arrival of Asúm the Lamprey to the Yakima Valley.