Featured Species

The Private John Allen National Fish Hatchery raises 12 different species, which includes: Alligator Gar, Lake Sturgeon, Gulf Coast Striped Bass, Gulf Coast Walleye, Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Redear Sunfish, Channel Catfish, Yazoo Darter, Pearl Darter, Piebald Madtom, and Frecklebelly Madtom. The hatchery is dedicated to restoring these threatened, endangered, at-risk, and recreational fish species to achieve self-sustaining populations in the wild and stocking recreational fish across the region and even across the country.