Little Kern Golden Trout

Oncorhynchus mykiss whitei

LEVEL OF CONCERN: HIGH
The Little Kern Golden trout is vulnerable to extinction in its native range in the next 100 years. The recovery of Little Kern Golden trout is ongoing, and the focus on reducing hybridized populations is shifting to improving genetic diversity, population connectivity and size, and expanding the species’ distribution.

What have we learned about Little Kern Golden trout?

Characteristics

Abundance

Habitat and Behavior

Genetics

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