In memoriam, Lloyd Smith will be eternally acknowledged as a member of the hatchery staff. Lloyd worked at the hatchery as a fish culturist for several years before he and his wife Rhonda were lost in a house fire
Quinault NFH has a written cooperative agreement with the Quinault Indian Nation regarding their Tribal Employment Rights Ordinance (TERO) program. This agreement provides funding from the USFWS to the Quinault Indian Nation to allow the hiring of Quinault tribal members for temporary work. This Cooperative Agreement between the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Quinault Nation provides tribal members the experience of working at a large salmon production facility. This program benefits the FWS, the QIN and tribal members.