Richmond Fisheries is an aquatic management located in Richmond, Illinois with a special emphasis on fisheries management. Our goal is to assist our customers in proper lake management, fish management and aquaculture production.
Richmond Fisheries is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Fisheries Society, The North American Lake Management Society, The Illinois Lake Management Association, and the Illinois Aquaculture Association.
Richmond Fisheries was founded in 1980 by Tom Werenski. Toms specialty is in the management culture of warm water and cool water fish and ichthyology (biology of fish). Tom received his B.S. degree from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 1981.
Our goal is to provide the education, biological knowledge, and professional expertise along with the highest quality of aquatic products and services. We are passionate about helping each client take proactive steps that have been scientifically proven to enhance the ecology, aesthetics, and value of their lake or pond.
We firmly believe that every lake/pond owner should understand that they have the capability and resources to properly manage their lake/pond so it will continue to appreciate in value year after year. Our business philosophy is quite simple “treat every customer the way we would like to be treated”.