North Yorkshire Police said on Sunday that there were no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of the 48-year-old.
-> Police pull body from River Foss in YorkMr Evennett, who was from York, had been the subject of a missing person appeal.
He was reported missing on Friday, March 29 after last being spoken to on Monday, March 25.
His family are being supported by officers, North Yorkshire Police said in a statement.
-> Otley marks the onset of Easter with 40 year long local traditionA member of the public contacted police at 4.30pm on Saturday to report a sighting of a body in the water.
Police, Fire and Rescue services and the Yorkshire and Humberside Underwater Search Unit worked together to recover Mr Evenett's body.