William Jack Hernandez Sport Fish Hatchery Brochure

HDR became the first firm ever to officially register a project – the William Jack Hernandez Sport Fish Hatchery – with the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure with the intent of receiving an Envision™ certification. 

The HDR-designed project received an Envision™ Gold project award. 

About the William Jack Hernandez Sport Fish Hatchery

  • The 141,000-square-foot William Jack Hernandez Sport Fish Hatchery is the heart of Alaska's sport fish stocking program and the largest indoor sport fish hatchery in North America.
  • Includes more than 100 fish rearing tanks
  • Raises Chinook and Coho salmon, rainbow trout, Arctic char, and Arctic grayling
  • Produces more than six million fish per year
  • Stocks 200 different locations
  • State-of-the-art water recirculation technologies use approximately five percent of the water and energy required in a conventional hatchery

Learn more in the brochure.