Hatchery Detail


Hatchery

Name : Miles City
Province : Mountain Columbia Longitude : -105.867
Subbasin : Flathead Latitude : 46.387
Operating Agency : MFWP
Funding Source : N/A
Description : Miles City Fish Hatchery was originally constructed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in 1958. Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks took over the operation of the hatchery in 1983. To meet expanding demands for warmwater fish the hatchery complex was expanded in 1987. There are 49 rearing ponds varying from 1/2 to 3 acres in size, providing over 54 water surface acres available for fish production.
 
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
Mountain Columbia Flathead Largemouth Bass 37,454 8 / 30 / 2010
Mountain Columbia Flathead Smallmouth Bass 3,500 8 / 30 / 2010
Mountain Columbia Kootenai Largemouth Bass 48,788 8 / 30 / 2010
Mountain Columbia Kootenai Smallmouth Bass 7,176 8 / 30 / 2010
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