Hatchery Detail


Hatchery

Name : American Falls Hatchery
Province : Upper Snake Longitude : -112.879
Subbasin : Snake Upper Latitude : 42.7705
Operating Agency : IDFG
Funding Source : License fees and American Falls Irrigation District endowment
Description : American Falls Hatchery, constructed in 1932, is located west of American Falls near Reuger Springs in Southeastern Idaho. The IDFG raises diploid and triploid rainbow trout at the hatchery to provide stock for recreational fishing throughout Idaho.
 
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
Upper Snake Snake Upper Brown Trout 11,071 8 / 30 / 2010
Upper Snake Snake Upper Channel Catfish 3,315 8 / 30 / 2010
Upper Snake Snake Upper Rainbow Trout 202,280 8 / 30 / 2010
Upper Snake Snake Upper Rainbow Trout x Cutthroat Trout 105,750 8 / 30 / 2010
Upper Snake Snake Upper Closed Basin Brown Trout 7,700 8 / 30 / 2010
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