For more information on
hatcheries, please contact the
WDFW Fish Program.
Hatchery and Genetic Management Plans (HGMPs)
for WDFW Hatchery Programs
The Hatchery Genetic Management Plan (HGMP) describes, in a format prescribed by NOAA Fisheries, the operation of the artificial production program for salmon and steelhead in the Puget Sound region and the potential effects of each program on listed species.