Non-native brown trout sampled while conducting electro fishing survey in S. Fork Salmon Falls Creek.
Native redband trout caught via electro-fishing survey on S. Fork Salmon Falls Creek drainage.
Non-native brown trout caught while electroshocking in Salmon Falls Creek, NV.
Also visible in the aquarium where I photogrphaed fish are a Lahontan redside shiner and a dace
Humboldt strain Lahontan Cutthroat Trout from N. Fork Battle Creek, near Denio, NV, in Humboldt County. This is a second specimen sampled at the same location as the previous one.
Humboldt-strain LCT from N. Fork, Battle Creek in Humboldt County, NV (near town of Denio).
Smolt, heading out to ocean.
Endangered salmonid fish that lives the juvenile part of it's life in fresh water and adult part of it's life in the ocean. Has a three year life cycle and migrates back to it's natal creek to spawn.
Colorado River cutthroat trout angled from habitat structures installed in Muddy Creek (WY) as part of a restoration project (WGFD, BLM, NRCS, TU).
Native Humboldt strain Lahontan Cutthroat Trout captured via electro-fishing, photographed in aquarium and released.
A native Humboldt strain Lahontan Cutthroat Trout in Little Jack Creek, a tributary to Maggie Creek near the town of Carlin, Nevada. Specimen was collected via alive via-electro fishing, photographed in aquarium, and released back into stream.
Fish was photographed in aquarium after entering USGS weir in Independence Lake.
Salmonidae are a family of ray-finned fish, the only living family currently placed in the order Salmoniformes. It includes salmon, trout, chars, freshwater whitefishes and graylings. The Atlantic salmon and trout of genus Salmo give the family and order their names.