Hatchery Detail


Name : Chiwawa Hatchery
Province : Columbia Cascade Longitude : -120.658485
Subbasin : Wenatchee Latitude : 47.7882
Operating Agency : WDFW
Funding Source : Chelan PUD
Description : The Chiwawa hatchery was built in 1989 to raise spring Chinook. The primary goal of the hatchery is to increase the number of spawning Chiwawa River origin spring Chinook in the Chiwawa Basin.
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 Wenatchee Sockeye 260 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Cascade Wenatchee Spring Chinook Upper Columbia River Spring Chinook ESU 294,083 981 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Cascade Wenatchee Summer Steelhead Upper Columbia River Steelhead DPS 15 (mixed) 8 / 30 / 2010
Hatchery Program Reviews
1.Chiwawa River Spring Chinook
1.Wenatchee River Spring Chinook Population and Related Hatchery Programs
1.Chiwawa River Spring Chinook Program