Brook Trout – 4/19/20
Observer: Steven D’Addieco
Observation Date: 4/19/20
Observation Time: 7:15 p.m.
Observation Location: undisclosed location in Sharon
Common Name: Brook trout
Scientific Name: Salveninus Fontinalus
Comments: Pollution and dams have greatly reduced native brook trout populations in eastern Massachusetts. Brook trout are vulnerable to global warming because they cannot survive in warm water.
Please practice catch and release to help conserve these beautiful fish.
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