The Meach Lakes brook trout fishery 1981-1985.
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The Meach Lakes brook trout fishery 1981-1985. by Ontario. Ministry of Natural Resources.

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Published by The Ministry in Ontario .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

ContributionsLoftus, D. H., Brady, C. J.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii p., 46 p.
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18229304M
ISBN 100772921288

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Recent surveys (Recent surveys ( have indicated that the fish present in Snow Lake are small: brook trout averaged mm (range mm), while cutthroat trout .   In September, the larger trout move up from the lakecome and into these rivers on their annual spawning run. Their coloring is beautiful and 18″″ brook trout are common. Many Foggy Mountain hunters enjoy fantastic wild brook trout fishing each morning right at the lodge or in the many pristine streams nearby. The brook trout produces hybrids both with its congeners Salvelinus namaycush and Salvelinus alpinus, and intergeneric hybrids with Salmo trutta.. The splake is an intrageneric hybrid between the brook trout and lake trout (S. namaycush).Although uncommon in nature, they are artificially propagated in substantial numbers for stocking into brook trout or lake trout habitats.   However, the ultimate river fishing for brook trout is through Hearst Air Service on the famous Sutton River which flows into Hudson Bay. Very remote, very wild, but it offers outstanding fly fishing for brook trout of inches on dry flies and mouse patterns. Lakes Brook trout are generally associated with river or small stream fishing.