WRD Fisheries Section Hatcheries

Cordele Fish Hatchery

Cordele hatchery is located in Crisp County.  From Cordele: Travel approx. 1 mile West on Hwy 280. Turn right on Fish Hatchery Road and travel approx.1.5 miles to hatchery.

Street address: 392 Fish Hatchery Road, Cordele GA 31015

For information about this hatchery call 229-276-2362.


Kids Fishing Lake at Cordele Hatchery


Loading catfish into truck during pond harvest


Unloading catfish into holding vats


Sorting catfish in holding house 






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