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Winter & Summer Steelhead Smolt Stocking - 2010

State, tribal, federal and regional enhancement groups steelhead smolt releases between April 15 and May 31, 2010 Smolts are defined as hatchery reared steelhead released at a minimum size of 10 fish per pound. The majority of the adult returns from these releases are expected during the 2011-2012 winter and 2012 summer seasons. Some releases are associated with supplementation efforts and are not intended to augment harvest opportunity. Select system totals in italics. Updated October 28, 2011

Puget Sound &
Strait of Juan de Fuca River Systems
Coastal River Systems Columbia River System
and Tributaries
Name of Stream Winter Summer Name of Stream Winter Summer Name of Stream Winter Summer
Nooksack River 106,200 0 Sooes River 34,100 0 Grays River, West Fork 44,000 0
Skagit River System 231,500 0 Quillayute River System 224,300 60,000 Elochoman River 96,000 29,500
  Baker River 30,000 0   Sol Duc River 0 20,000 Cowlitz River System 719,000 593,300
Cascade River 201,500 0 Snider Creek 54,000 0   Cowlitz River Mainstem 719,000 567,900
North Fork Stillaguamish River 76,600 75,100 Bogachiel River 120,300 0 Green River (Cowlitz Co.) 0 25,400
Snohomish River System 339,500 190,600 Calawah River 50,000 40,000 Kalama River and Fallert Cr 99,600 48,500
  Skykomish River 153,900 190,600 Hoh River 79,200 0 Lewis River System 210,200 245,900
Snoqualmie River 167,600 0   Hoh Rv. mainstem 39,500 0   North Fork and Mainstem 141,000 230,900
Wallace River 18,000 0 Chalaat Creek 39,700 0 East Fork 69,200 15,000
Green River (King Co.) 56,900 65,600 Salmon R. (Jefferson Co.) 137,900 0 Salmon Creek (Clark Co.) 20,500 0
  Mainstem 18,400 31,600 Cook Creek 2,250 0 Washougal River System 63,200 61,200
Soos Creek 38,500 34,000 Quinault River 285,100 0   Washougal Rv. mainstem 31,900 30,600
Puyallup River System 26,300 0 Humptulips River (Stevens Cr.) 62,000 31,700 N. F. Washougal Rv. 31,300 30,600
  White River 26,300 0 Chehalis River System 368,100 64,800 White Salmon River (Big) 20,000 24,000
Skokomish River 20,530 0   Wynoochee River 175,000 64,800 Klickitat River 0 90,900
Dewatto River 1,600 0 Satsop River, East Fork 64,100 0 Walla Walla River System 0 255,500
Dungeness River 4,600 0 Skookumchuck River 97,000 0   Walla Walla R. Mainstem 0 107,100
Elwha River 124,700 0 U. Cheh. R. (Eight Creek) 32,000 0 Touchet River 0 148,400
Hoko River 18,300 0 Smith Creek 12,000 0 Snake River System 0 391,800
Sekiu River 10,600 0 Naselle River 70,000 0   Snake River, Lower 0 66,400
Sail River 7,700 0 Willapa River System 69,000 0 Tucannon River 0 162,200
    South Fork 12,000 0 Grand Ronde River 0 163,200
Fork Creek 42,000 0 U. Columbia R. (Ringold) 0 137,100
Stringer Creek 15,000 0 Wenatchee River System 0 474,500
North River 10,000 0   Wenatchee River 0 252,400
Salmon fry Nason Creek 0 134,700
Chiwawa River 0 87,400
Methow River System 0 293,400
  Mainstem 0 125,800
Twisp River 0 74,800
Chewuch River 0 92,800
Okanogan River System 0 101,100
  Salmon Creek 0 40,000
Similkameen River 0 61,100