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Fish: Greenback Cutthroat

A cutthroat business

Post By: OldMikkDale      Posted: 8/28/2014 7:38:53 AM     Points: 1693    
The Denver Post has an interesting article about the greenback cutthroat trout on the front page of today's paper. This article gives more details about the comeback and the effort that is being made for the true greenback than other articles I have read. If a member with more smarts than me thinks this is interesting, then please post a link.
 Reply by: NativeCuttie      Posted: 8/28/2014 7:59:43 AM     Points: 380    
 Reply by: hunter creek      Posted: 8/28/2014 8:52:52 AM     Points: 2286    
Makes me wonder. What about the protected greenbacks in Rocky Mtn. Nat'l Park? Is that now bogus?
 Reply by: NativeCuttie      Posted: 8/28/2014 8:56:55 AM     Points: 380    
I don't think the greenbacks in the park are "pure" greenbacks. Someone correct me if I'm wrong. Either way very cool bring em back!
 Reply by: boogieman      Posted: 8/28/2014 9:28:03 AM     Points: 162    
[log in for link]

to my knowledge i don't think so
 Reply by: OldMikkDale      Posted: 8/28/2014 11:40:30 AM     Points: 1693    
Thank you NativeCuttie and boogieman for your links. I followed the link to Colorado mag. and watched the video and checked out another link. What was thought to be the green back was really a Rio Grande cutthroat according to one link.

Hats off the the wildlife department for discovering and providing regeneration of the greenback.