Fish Ladders & Weirs
- A Map of Michigan's State Fish Hatcheries, Weirs & Ladders
Check out this map that documents all the locations of Michigan's state fish hatcheries, weirs and ladders.
- What is a Fish Ladder and Weir? Fish ladders aid fish in their migration upstream to spawn.
- St. Joseph River Project This cooperative effort between states and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service has expanded trout and salmon fishing opportunities on the St. Joseph River.
- St. Joseph River Fish Passage Data
- St. Joseph River Fish Stocking Summaries
- St. Joseph River Creel Summaries Creel summaries by year, site and species
Fish Ladders in Michigan
- Berrien Springs Fish Ladder The Berrien Springs fish ladder is located approximately 23 miles upriver from Lake Michigan.
- Buchanan Fish Ladder The Buchanan Dam is located approximately 33 miles upriver from Lake Michigan.
- Niles Fish Ladder Niles Fish ladder is located approximately 42 miles upriver of Lake Michigan.
- South Bend Fish Ladder Competed in 1988, this vertical slot ladder is located approximately 56 miles upriver of Lake Michigan.
- The Mishawaka Fish Ladder The Mishawaka fish ladder is located approximately 60 miles upriver of Lake Michigan.