About Us


D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery and Archives

Current Officers:
Director: Carlos Martinez
Admin Officer: Delores Holso
Curator: Randi Sue Smith
Executive Director of Friends Group (Booth Society, Inc.): April Gregory

Activities:
 • Listed on National register of Historic Places -- includes 1899 hatchery building, 1905 superintendent's residence, other structures, live fish, underwater viewing windows
 • Grounds, office and research facility open all year; museum, gift shop open May-September
 • Research by appointment with the curator
 • Group tours available
 • Hatchery Helper middle school education/volunteer program in summer
 • American Fisheries Society Fish Culture Section Hall of Fame Induction in May
 • Father's Day activities
 • Garden Party fundraiser in summer
 • Hatchery Holidays

For More Information:
D.C. Booth National Fish Hatchery and Archives
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
423 Hatchery Circle
Spearfish, SD 57783
(605) 642-7730
dcbooth@fws.gov



Established:
1896 as a unit of the U.S. Fish Commission. First collections about 1978; museum opened 1982

Meeting Schedule:
Not available

Web site:
www.fws.gov/dcbooth/