Lahontan Cutthroat Trout

Oncorhynchus clarkii henshawi

LEVEL OF CONCERN: HIGH
Despite significant efforts in recent years, wild, self-sustaining Lahontan Cutthroat trout in California face a large and increasing risk of extinction over the next 50 years due primarily to the presence of non-native trout and degraded habitats throughout their range.

What's happened with LCT?

Characteristics

Abundance

Habitat and Behavior

Genetics

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