Hatchery Detail


Name : Turtle Rock Hatchery
Province : Columbia Cascade Longitude : -120.260536
Subbasin : Columbia Upper Middle Latitude : 47.556171
Operating Agency : WDFW
Funding Source : Douglas PUD
Description : The Turtle Rock Hatchery, located along the Columbia River 2 miles upstream from Rocky Reach Dam, includes the old Rocky Reach Hatchery. Turtle Rock Hatchery is operated as mitigation for fishery impacts caused by the construction and operation of Rocky Reach Dam.
Releases & Returns
Hatchery releases of anadromous fish, within the geographic range of an ESU/DPS, are listed accordingly.
Province Subbasin Species ESU/DPS Released
in 2009
Returns to Collection
Facility in 2009
Data as of
Columbia Cascade Columbia Upper Middle Summer Chinook 742,326 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Cascade Wenatchee Summer Steelhead Upper Columbia River Steelhead DPS 277,265 8 / 30 / 2010
Hatchery Program Reviews
1.Summer Chinook Integrated
2.Summer Steelhead
1.Upper Middle Columbia Mainstem Hatchery Summer Chinook Population and Related Hatchery Programs
1.Turtle Rock/Rocky Reach (Wells) Summer Chinook Program