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1. Department Headquarters

P.O. Box 53465, Oklahoma City, 73152

1801 N. Lincoln Blvd., Oklahoma City, 73105

(405) 521-3851,

(A block south of State Capitol)

Fisheries Division Chief – Barry Bolton

Fisheries Division Assistant Chief – Vacant

2. Ponca City Office

417 S. Silverdale Lane, Ponca City, 74604-7315

(580) 762-2248,

(Call for hours of operation; situated on the west end of Kaw dam)

North Central Region Supervisor – Bill Wentroth

3. Jenks Office

300 Aquarium Drive, Jenks, 74037-9998

(918) 299-2334,

(Adjacent to the Oklahoma Aquarium)

Northeast Region Supervisor – Josh Johnston

4. Porter Office

9097 N. 34th St. W., Porter, 74454-2743

(918) 683-1031,

(On U.S. 69 1.5 miles north of Muskogee Turnpike)

East Central Region Supervisor – Jim Burroughs


61091 E. 120 Road, Miami, 74354

(Four miles north of Twin Bridges State Park)

(918) 542-9422

Open March 1 to April 30, 2014;
Closed Mondays, Fridays.

Paddlefish/Caviar Coordinator – Brent Gordon

6. Byron State Fish Hatchery

71082 Jefferson Road, Burlington, OK

(580) 474-2663,

(Two miles north, 1 mile west of S.H. 38 & 11)

Hatchery Supervisor – Steve Spade

Northwest Region Supervisor – Chas Patterson

7. Lawton Office & J.A. Manning State Fish Hatchery

19333 S.H. 49, Lawton, 73507-6015

(580) 529-2795,

(West of I-44 on S.H. 49 in Medicine Park)

Hatchery Manager – Tyler Wright

Southwest Region Supervisor – Larry Cofer

8. Lake Maintenance Office, Lake Burtschi

4055 S.H. 92, Cement, 73017-9223

(405) 224-2513,

(Call for hours of operation; 10 miles southwest of Chickasha)

Supervisor – Todd Waters

9. Oklahoma Fishery Research Laboratory

500 E. Constellation, Norman, 73072-7900

(405) 325-7288,

Supervisor – Vacant

10. Holdenville State Fish Hatchery

3733 S.H. 48, Holdenville, 74848-6009

(405) 379-5408,

(Below Holdenville Dam)

Hatchery Manager – John Davenport

Fisheries Biologist – Danny Bowen

11. Caddo Office & Durant State Fish Hatchery

2021 Caddo Hwy., Caddo, 74729-3807

(580) 924-4087; (580) 924-4085,

(Six miles north of Durant)

Hatchery Manager – Gordon Schomer

South Central Region Supervisor –
Matt Mauck

12. Higgins Office

6733 SW S.H. 1, Wilburton, 74578-7634

(918) 297-0150,

(Call for hours of operation)

Southeast Region Supervisor – Don Groom

Unless otherwise noted, office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.


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