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Rainbow Trout

FWP seeks to poison brook trout in Yellowstone tributary

FWP seeks to poison brook trout in Yellowstone tributary

Concerned that 10 years of work to remove brook trout from Soda Butte Creek has been ineffective, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials are considering poisoning about 12 miles of the stream just outside Yellowstone National Park to kill the nonnatives.

August 19, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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Outdoors just for kids: Hatcheries raise fish for us to catch

Outdoors just for kids: Hatcheries raise fish for us to catch

Across the country, state and federally owned hatcheries raise fish like rainbow trout that are placed in lakes and streams. Often, the fish are put in lakes where the fish can’t reproduce naturally.

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Rainbows are gold for stocking lakes

Rainbows are gold for stocking lakes

Rainbow trout are the species of choice for raising at the fish hatcheries and stocking in much of the West.

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Rainbow trout

Rainbow trout

Rainbow trout are valued by fisheries managers for their adaptability.

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Outdoors just for kids: Rainbow trout are spawning right now

Outdoors just for kids: Rainbow trout are spawning right now

Rainbow trout are spawning right now, cruising reservoir shorelines as they look for a place to lay their eggs.

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High water trout

High water trout

Douglas Keith holds a 25-inch rainbow trout he caught on the inside of a bend during high water while fishing with a San Juan worm in 2010.

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Wyoming outdoors: Streamers perk up fishing trip

Wyoming outdoors: Streamers perk up fishing trip

Have you ever been fishing when you realize that you are not going to succeed if you keep doing what you are doing? Well, my buddy Paul Dubas and I came to that conclusion on Saturday, so we switched methods.

April 10, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Big surprise

Big surprise

Dave Whitworth shows off a large rainbow he caught in November at Idaho’s Mackay Reservoir, which is known for small trout and kokanee.

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Monster trout caught in unlikely Idaho waters

Monster trout caught in unlikely Idaho waters

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Dave Whitworth’s goal on Nov. 24 was to coax some small fish to take a dry fly.

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Missouri trout numbers remain above average

Fish surveys this year indicate rainbow and brown trout numbers remain above the long-term average in the Missouri River between Holter Dam and the town of Cascade, according to a state fisheries biologist.

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Record Idaho rainbow won't make book

Record Idaho rainbow won't make book

A monster trout caught below Idaho's Dworshak Dam in July has been deemed a rainbow following DNA analysis.

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Big rainbow

Big rainbow

Tui Moliga holds the massive rainbow trout he caught below Dworshak Dam in July. The fish didn't qualify as a state record because Moliga caught it when the area was closed to other state anglers but not members of the Nez Perce Tribe, like him.

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FWP testing effects of mine cleanup on fish in Belt Creek near Monarch

FWP testing effects of mine cleanup on fish in Belt Creek near Monarch

NEIHART — Belt Creek, sparkling in the sun as it winds through a rocky canyon of the Sluice Boxes 50 miles southeast of Great Falls, looks postcard perfect.

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River flushing aimed at helping trout in N. Platte

CASPER — Wildlife officials say the North Platte River will rise dramatically over the next 10 days as part of a flushing flow project aimed at helping rainbow trout.

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Trout numbers up in Missouri, annual surveys show

Fish surveys last year show rainbow trout numbers were more than double the long-term average in the Missouri River between Holter Dam and the town of Cascade.

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A dozen albino rainbow trout call Jocko River Fish Hatchery home

A dozen albino rainbow trout call Jocko River Fish Hatchery home

ARLEE – Three words: Albino rainbow trout.

February 03, 2013 9:26 pm Photos

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Study shows Hebgen Lake captures much of Madison River's mercury

Study shows Hebgen Lake captures much of Madison River's mercury

Hebgen Lake Dam, built in 1914, has served a purpose beyond its initial function of controlling floodwaters, storing water for downstream users and generating electricity. It also has acted as a filter for mercury.

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Rainbow trout

Rainbow trout

Father Jim Heiser holds up one of the rainbow trout he caught on a recent float fishing trip.

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Trout fishing

Trout fishing

Father Jim Heiser holds up one of the rainbow trout he caught on a recent float fishing trip.

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A rainbow trout is released

A rainbow trout is released

A rainbow trout is released into the Bighorn River on June 2.

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