Caledonia in Livingston County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Father of fish culture in America.
World-famed pioneer in conservation,
in 1837 devised and here in 1864 developed
the artificial propagation of fish.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Agriculture. A significant historical year for this entry is 1817.
Location. 42° 59.182′ N, 77° 51.556′ W. Marker is in Caledonia, New York, in Livingston County. Marker can be reached from North Street (New York State Route 36) 0.2 miles north of Pamela Way. Marker is at the state hatchery. The hatchery has visiting hours. The hatchery road is gated. The marker is beyond the road gate. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16 North Street, Caledonia NY 14423, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. State Hatchery (within shouting distance of this marker); Caledonia (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First United Church of Mumford (approx. 0.4 miles away); Scottish Pioneers built here in 1806 (approx. 0.8 miles away); First School West of the Genesee (approx. 0.8 miles away); Big SpringsErected 1827 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Erected 1826 (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Caledonia.
Also see . . . Seth Green (pisciculture) - Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 2, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 3, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 2, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 2, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. 3. submitted on May 3, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.