My wife caught this pretty sweet male brown trout at halfords run on the farmington
Brown Trout from Lake Genevieve, El Dorado County, California.
While snorkeling, I looked under the branches of a log and saw several young brown trout feeding. They were swimming in place, and facing upstream, catching food particles. I saw an adult trout feeding with them. It was doing the same.
One of multiple Brown Trout electrofished by SUNY ESF students during graduate level field studies. Maybe wild or from previous years stocking.
The brown trout (Salmo trutta) is an originally European species of salmonid fish. It includes both purely freshwater populations, referred to Salmo trutta morpha fario and S. trutta morpha lacustris, and anadromous forms known as the sea trout, S. trutta morpha trutta. The latter migrates to the oceans for much of its life and returns to freshwater only to spawn. Sea trout in the UK and Ireland have many regional names, including sewin (Wales), finnock (Scotland),...