Pacific Region Hatchery Review News
In January 2011, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Hatchery Review Team concluded its five-year, science-based review of 24 federally-owned salmon hatcheries in Washington, Oregon and Idaho, 2005 - 2010. The review examined 53 hatchery programs for Pacific salmon and steelhead (Oncorhynchus sp.).
The Pacific Region Division of Fishery Resources has released a report outlining regionwide issues, guidelines, and recommendations. That report, along with a summary of the history, results and conclusions of the Pacific Region Hatchery Review, process and complete copies of all published HRT reports are available for review and download on the Reports & Publications