The North Hastings Community Fish Hatchery (NHCFH) is a community, volunteer-based, not-for-profit organization with federal charitable status that is raising local fish for local lakes.

Mission

To engage the community in the management and stewardship of local fisheries, habitat, and the surrounding environment to ensure these resources are available for the benefit and enjoyment of present and future generations.

Objectives

  • To research and employ where appropriate current best practices in the aquaculture of various fish species
  • To enhance local stocking programs and improve angling opportunities in the region
  • To provide opportunities for students and others to learn about and practice fish culture skills and sustainable fisheries and habitat management
  • To promote and support all conservation efforts that protect and enhance our local aquatic flora and fauna and their habitats

Hatchery Executive

Kevin Vance / President
Telephone 613-332-1410
John Vanderpas / Vice President / Membership Chairman
Telephone 416-709-2866
Carl Ziebarth / Treasurer
Telephone 613-334-2150
Wendy Maxwell / Secretary
Telephone 613-332-2108
Ian Hendry / Fund Raising Chairman
Telephone 905-213-3404
Taylor Grosklag / Director
Telephone 613-334-6740
Denis Brown / Operations Manager 
Telephone 613-332-1716
Ron Bowman / Fish Culturing Manager
Telephone 613-332-5735
Mary LeFeuvre/ Honorary Director
Telephone 613-332-4084
Karin Dietrich
Telephone  613-332-4678

Hatchery Team Leaders

Larry Byers / Fish Culturing Team Leader
Telephone 613-332-1154
Stan Loney / Fish Culturing Team Leader
Telephone 613-332-8100