P.O. Box 235 Reedsport, Oregon 97467

What we do

Salmon Trout Enhancement Programs

Gardiner, Reedsport, Winchester Bay STEP Activities

  • Collecting Brood Stock
  • Spawning & Hatching Salmon Eggs
  • Hatching Rainbow Trout Eggs
  • Raising Fry
  • Fin Clipping  
  • Keeping Precise Research Records
  • Feeding Smolt
  • Releasing Smolt at Winchester Bay
  • Participate in Work Parties
  • Hatchery Facilities Maintenance
  • Habitat Restoration
  • Coordinate “Eggs to Fry Program” in Local Elementary Schools
  • Youth Angler Educational Programs
  • Annual STEP Picnic
  • Imparting the importance of STEP programs to the economy of Oregon and local communities
  • Working to restore wild salmon populations
  • Annual Labor Day Weekend GRWB STEP Salmon Derby, Fund Raiser and Membership Drive