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Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation Wildlife, Range & Vegetation Resources Management Program

MISSION STATEMENT

"Piyu-Ataw-Kakyama"

"It shall be the mission of the Wildlife, Range, & Vegetation Resources Management Program for the Yakama Nation and its members to manage, protect, restore, and enhance the ecological cultural integrity of the Land & Natural Resources preserved since Time Immemorial and under the Treaty of 1855"

The Wildlife, Range, & Vegetation Resources Management Program seeks to protect, restore, and enhance the ecosystem integrity and traditional use of wildlife and other natural resources while supporting a culturally and economically strong, self-governing Sovereign Nation.

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Website last updated January 16, 1015

The 12th Man at the Yakama Nation Wildlife and Fisheries Building!! Go Seahawks!!

ANNOUNCEMENT: Bird Flu outbreaks have been identified in nearby counties. Although this outbreak has not been linked to human infection the following precautions should be taken when handling waterfowl and upland gamebirds. Please see http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?contentidonly=true&contentid=avian_influenza.html for more details regarding the threat of this virus and how to protect yourself and your birds.

1.       Hunters please report any sick or dead concentrations of waterfowl immediately after observing them

2.       Hunters should be careful when cleaning harvested waterfowl not to expose domestic birds to potential infection

3. If you are going to be in cotact with wild game birds please educate yourself about this disease.