Willamette Basin Hatchery Report Card – 2015

Four years ago, 5.2 million juvenile fish (4.6M Chinook, 600K Steelhead) were released into the Willamette Basin Rivers (Coast Fork, Middle Fork and Main stem Willamette, McKenzie, South and North Santiam, Mollala and others).  With each fish costing roughly $1 each to raise, this was a sizable investment for the ODFW, NOAA and other government […]