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January 7, 2012 at 10:20 AM

Section of Yakima River is now closed for whitefish fishing

The Yakima River Reach bordering the Yakama Reservation is now closed to winter whitefish fishing through Feb. 29.

It covers an area from the Highway 223 Bridge at Granger to Interstate 82 Bridge at Union Gap.

This rule provides additional protection to minimize impacts to ESA-listed steelhead.

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