Author Archives: Yakima Basin Environmental Education Program

Thanks to Roy Farms of Moxee, WA

Students at Terrace Heights Elementary present a “Thank You” to Leslie Roy of Roy Farms for sponsoring their Salmon in the Classroom tank for the 2012-2013 school year. The sign in the photo is displayed on the tank to indicate … Continue reading

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Sunnyside 4th and 5th Graders Help Restore Yakima River

In a partnership between Mid-Columbia Fisheries Enhancement, Heavenly Hills Harvest Farm, and YBEEP, Sunnyside 4th & 5th graders helped to restore the Yakima River riparian zone on the farm for salmon. Tiffany Bishop, YBEEP Director, assisted Mid-Columbia Fisheries Enhancement personnel … Continue reading

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BILL AND JULIE-THANK YOU

The YBEEP Board recently accepted, with great reluctance, the resignations of Bill and Julie Bradley.  No two people have made more contributions to the formation and continued success of YBEEP than Bill and Julie.  The basic concept of offering classroom … Continue reading

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2013 Salmon Egg Delivery

YBEEP will be picking up salmon eggs from Priest Rapids Hatchery and beginning delivery on Monday, January 7, 2013.  Please be ready to receive eggs by this date. If you are not going to be around on January 7, 8, … Continue reading

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Salmon in the Classroom Tank Set-up ASAP

Please get your salmon tank fully set up & tested immediately and let us know if there are any problems.  We are delivering eggs in early January to nearly 100 tanks this year, spread over 4 counties, and only have … Continue reading

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YBEEP Lives On: Letters from the Outgoing & Incoming YBEEP Executive Directors

A letter from the outgoing Executive Director of YBEEP: CHANGING OF THE SEASONS We in the Yakima Valley are treated to nature’s spectacle of the changing seasons on a regular basis-the orchards clothed in spring colors, the blue skies and … Continue reading

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Check out our new pages

We have added 3 new pages to this site.   One page is a list of our available services, the second correlates our services with the science EALRS & ESEs, while the third gives a summary of services rendered for the … Continue reading

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