Bigelow supervises operations at the Lahontan National Fish Hatchery
in Gardnerville, Nevada, on the banks of the Carson River.
Through Heki's 12 years of recovery' work, the Lahontan National Fish Hatchery
has moved from a focus on a short-term put-and-take sport fishery to a facility centered on the recovery of a native threatened species, but one with even greater sport fishing qualities.
Oncorhynchus clarki henshawi) This threatened fish has been successfully reared at the Lahontan National Fish Hatchery
in Nevada since 1967 as a part of coordinated efforts involving the hatchery, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, and Nevada Division of Wildlife.
Lahontan National Fish Hatchery
Complex Fisheries began operation of the new fish lock at the Marble Bluff Fish Facility in Nevada during the second week in April.