Bull trout (Salvelinus confluentus)

Bull trout (Salvelinus confluentus)

Bull trout (Salvelinus confluentus) are members of the family Salmonidae and are char native Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, Montana and western Canada. Compared to other salmonids, bull trout have more specific habitat requirements that appear to influence their distribution and abundance. They need cold…

Golden Trout

the golden trout

The golden trout , is a sub-species of the rainbow trout. The fish is also known as the California golden trout and is native to Golden Trout Creek, Volcano Creek and the South Fork Kern River. Another variant, O. m. whitei, was historically found…

Lake Trout (Salvelinus namaycush)

lAKE tROUT

Lake Trout (Salvelinus namaycush) Lake trout, along with brook trout, belong to the “char” sub-group of salmonine fishes that is distinct from the “true” trout and salmon. Lake trout inhabit deep, cold lakes, and are strongly influenced by annual temperature events within a lake….

Brook Trout (Salvelinus fontinalis)

Brook Trout (Salvelinus fontinalis)

Brook Trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) Brook trout, along with lake trout, belong to the “char” sub-group of salmonine fishes that is distinct from the “true” trout and salmon. Originally found only in eastern North America, brook trout were historically so common in New York lakes…

Rainbow Trout or Steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss)

trout in aquaponics

Rainbow trout are native to western North America from the Aleutian Islands to northern Mexico, but have been widely introduced to waters throughout North America and the rest of the world. They were first introduced to New York waters in the 1870s from fish…

Tiger Trout (Salmo trutta X Salvelinus fontinalis)

Tiger Trout

The tiger trout (Salmo trutta X Salvelinus fontinalis) is a sterile, intergeneric hybrid of the brown trout (Salmo trutta) and the brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis). The name derives from the pronounced vermiculations, evoking the stripes of a tiger. It is a rare phenomenon in…

Trout (Salvelinus)

trout in aquaponics

Trout is the name for a number of species of freshwater and saltwater fish belonging to the Salmoninae subfamily of the family Salmonidae. Salmon belong to the same family as trout. Most salmon species spend almost all their lives in salt water. Trout are…