WDFW’s Northcentral Region includes Adams, Chelan, Douglas, Grant, and Okanogan counties.
The witness stated the subject appeared to be trying to catch up to the kayak as they floated down the river.
[8/29/17] Rufus Woods Algae
The warnings caution the public to limit swimming, water skiing and other in-lake activities. The toxin can be lethal to animals if ingested at high enough concentrations.
Day-use visitors will not need a Discover Pass to visit state parks by vehicle.
The public can view the draft plan online and comments can be submitted directly to the Recreation and Conservation Office website at rco.wa.gov.
The warning includes the Chelan and Methow Valleys where locally windy conditions combined with low relative humidity could lead to rapid fire spread
Ronald Anderson was swept off an inflatable tube as he and other subjects were floating.
He suffered head, neck, back, and abdominal injuries from the fall.
Campfires and use of charcoal briquette barbecues, Tiki torches, and other devices that use solid fuel is prohibited across most of the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest.
The incident unfolded shortly before 5pm on Saturday, July 29th.