Hatchery Detail


Name : Round Butte Hatchery
Province : Columbia Plateau Longitude : -121.27784
Subbasin : Deschutes Latitude : 44.605034
Operating Agency : ODFW
Funding Source : BPA, PGE
Description : Round Butte Hatchery, located on the Deschutes River at the base of Round Butte Dam, 10 miles west of Madras, Oregon, was constructed in 1972 to mitigate for fisheries losses caused by the Pelton/Round Butte Hydroelectric Complex.
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 Plateau Deschutes Spring Chinook 814,233 2,809 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Plateau Deschutes Summer Steelhead Middle Columbia River Steelhead DPS 1,098,631 4,204 8 / 30 / 2010
Hatchery Program Reviews
1.Round Butte Integrated Spring Chinook
2.Steelhead Integrated
1.Deschutes Spring Chinook Populations and Related Hatchery Programs
2.Deschutes-Eastside Tributaries Summer Steelhead Population and Related Hatchery Programs
3.Hood River Spring Chinook Population and Related Hatchery Programs
1.Round Butte Hatchery Spring Chinook Program
2.Round Butte Hatchery Summer Steelhead Program
3.Hood River Production Program ? Spring Chinook