Eagle Lake Rainbow Trout

Oncorhynchus mykiss aquilarum

LEVEL OF CONCERN: HIGH
While recent progress has been made to improve access to spawning habitat in Pine Creek, Eagle Lake Rainbow trout (ELRT) do not exist as a self-sustaining wild population because of its dependence on hatchery propagation.

What's happened to protect Eagle Lake Rainbow trout?

Characteristics

Abundance

Habitat and Behavior

Genetics

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