Hatchery Detail


Hatchery

Name : Wells Hatchery
Province : Columbia Cascade Longitude : -119.867821
Subbasin : Columbia Upper Middle Latitude : 47.963135
Operating Agency : WDFW
Funding Source : Douglas and Chelan PUDs
Description : Wells Hatchery, which was opened in 1967, is located along the Columbia River just below Wells Dam. The hatchery is operated as a mitigation facility for fishery impacts caused by the Wells Dam. To mitigate for fishery impact.
 
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 Coho 44,420 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Cascade Columbia Upper Middle Rainbow Trout 100 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Cascade Columbia Upper Middle Summer Chinook 737,194 4,228 (mixed) 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Cascade Lake Chelan Rainbow Trout 225 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Cascade Methow Summer Steelhead Upper Columbia River Steelhead DPS 308,512 980 (mixed) 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Cascade Okanogan Rainbow Trout 184,135 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Cascade Okanogan Summer Steelhead Upper Columbia River Steelhead DPS 146,633 980 (mixed) 8 / 30 / 2010
Hatchery Program Reviews
APRE HSRG HGMP USFWS
1.Summer Chinook Integrated
2.Wells Integrated Summer Steelhead
3.Winthrop Integrated Summer Steelhead
4.Summer Chinook Integrated
5.Lake Similkameen Summer Steelhead
6.Okanogan Summer Steelhead
7.Wells Hatchery Summer Chinook
8.Summer Steelhead
9.URB Hatchery Fall Chinook
10.Summer Steelhead (Ringold)
1.Upper Middle Columbia Mainstem Hatchery Summer Chinook Population and Related Hatchery Programs
1.Turtle Rock/Rocky Reach (Wells) Summer Chinook Program
2.Wells Hatchery Summer Chinook
3.Methow River (Wells Stock) Summer Steelhead Program
4.Okanogan and Similkameen Rivers (Wells Stock) Summer Steelhead Program
5.Wenatchee River Summer Steelhead Program
6.Ringold Springs Steelhead Program