Hatchery Detail


Hatchery

Name : Kalama Falls Salmon Hatchery
Province : Lower Columbia Longitude : -122.738007
Subbasin : Kalama Latitude : 46.023918
Operating Agency : WDFW
Funding Source : NOAA (Mitchell Act)
Description : Kalama Falls Hatchery, located along the Kalama River at about river mile 10, was authorized under the Mitchell Act and began operation in 1958 as part of the Columbia River Fisheries Development Program. The goal of the hatchery is to produce lower river fall Chinook, spring Chinook, and coho that will contribute to commercial and sport fisheries.
 
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
Lower Columbia Kalama Coho Lower Columbia River Coho ESU 355,338 7,589 8 / 30 / 2010
Lower Columbia Kalama Fall Chinook Lower Columbia River Chinook ESU 2,957,203 4,278 8 / 30 / 2010
Lower Columbia Kalama Spring Chinook Lower Columbia River Chinook ESU 940 8 / 30 / 2010
Lower Columbia Kalama Summer Steelhead Lower Columbia River Steelhead DPS 497 (additional 1,316 adults of mixed origin) 8 / 30 / 2010
Lower Columbia Kalama Winter Steelhead Lower Columbia River Steelhead DPS 56,175 259 (additional 1,129 adults of mixed origin) 8 / 30 / 2010
Hatchery Program Reviews
APRE HSRG HGMP USFWS
1.Late Coho Hatchery
2.Fall Chinook
3.Spring Chinook
4.Local Summer Steelhead
5.Chambers Hatchery Winter Steelhead
6.Local Winter Steelhead
1.Kalama Fall Chinook Population and Related Hatchery Programs
1.Kalama River Fall Chinook Program
2.Kalama River Spring Chinook
3.Kalama River Type N Coho
4.Kalama River Wild Summer Steelhead
5.Kalama River (Early) Winter Steelhead
6.Kalama River Wild Winter Steelhead