Hatchery Detail


Hatchery

Name : Cottonwood Creek Rearing Pond
Province : Blue Mountain Longitude : -117.29
Subbasin : Grande Ronde Latitude : 46.04
Operating Agency : WDFW
Funding Source : Lower Snake River Compensation Plan
Description : Cottonwood Creek serves as a collection, holding, and spawning facility for summer steelhead broodstock. In early-February, juveniles/pre-smolts are transferred to Cottonwood Creek for additional rearing and volitional release.
 
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
Blue Mountain Grande Ronde Summer Steelhead Snake River Basin Steelhead DPS 170,232 2,313 8 / 30 / 2010
Columbia Plateau Tucannon Summer Steelhead Snake River Basin Steelhead DPS 170,232 2,313 8 / 30 / 2010
Hatchery Program Reviews
APRE HSRG HGMP USFWS
1.Cottonwood Creek Hatchery Summer Steelhead
1.Grande Ronde-Lower Grande Ronde Summer Steelhead Population and Related Hatchery Programs
1.WDFW Wallowa Stock Summer Steelhead Grande Ronde River Release at Cottonwood Acclimation Pond
1.Washington LSRCP Hatcheries Assessments and Recommendations Report - September 2009