Sheep Creek Hatchery


Hatchery Facilities

Hatchery Staff

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Sheep Creek Hatchery was built in 1980 four miles south of downtown Juneau. The facility was originally designed to incubate up to 40 million pink and/or chum salmon for commercial fishermen. In 1986 the Coho Annex facility was added to develop a coho broodstock source for what was eventually to become Macaulay Salmon Hatchery. The hatchery was recently converted into a coho rearing facility to augment the Macaulay Salmon Hatchery production.