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Blue Catfish Get Their Start at This West Virginia Fish Hatchery [VIDEO]

Students from Hocking College visit the Apple Grove Fish Hatchery and get a exclusive look at the rearing process of blue catfish.

Apple Grove Fish Hatchery is located in Gallipolis Ferry, West Virginia, where it rears many species of fish and stocks nearby waters.

A group of students took a tour of the Apple Grove Fish Hatchery and got an awesome firsthand look at blue catfish cultivation.

 

The students certainly got their hands dirty during this visit to the Apple Grove Fish Hatchery. It was humbling to see those tiny blue catfish take their first plunge into the Ohio River.

In addition to blue catfish, Apple Grove Fish Hatchery rears largemouth bass, walleye, sauger, paddlefish, and more.

The Apple Grove Fish Hatchery is open to the public for tours during the week.

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Blue Catfish Get Their Start at This West Virginia Fish Hatchery [VIDEO]