Since 1992, the Oklahoma Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office has been working toward the restoration and conservation of aquatic species and habitats across Oklahoma.

About Us

Our office works closely with partners to collect and monitor populations of invasive carp, paddlefish, Arkansas River shiner, peppered chub, leopard darter, alligator snapping turtles, and alligator gar.  

Our Organization

Juvenile Northern Pike in aquarium at Gavins Point National Fish Hatchery, South Dakota
The Fish and Aquatic Conservation program leads aquatic conservation efforts for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. We are committed to tackling the nation’s highest priority aquatic conservation and recreational challenges to conserve, restore, and enhance fisheries for future generations.

Our Species

  • Paddlefish
  • Leopard darter
  • Arkansas River shiner
  • Peppered chub
  • Alligator snapping turtle
  • Alligator gar

Location and Contact Information