Fishing in New York
 




Brown trout, Salmo trutta

Scientific name:  Salmo trutta
Common name:  Brown trout
Family:  Salmonidae, Family of ray-finned fish

Fishing in up state New York: Salmo trutta, Brown trout


Derivation of the scientific name:
Salmo, salmo, to leap; the leaping fish.
trutta Latin trutta, "trout".

Spring Trout Stocking (2014) include 1.8 million brown trout, and some of them were stocked into Sugar Creek Glen at the Campground .
Brown trout were introduced from Europe in the 1880's and can now be found in streams, rivers, ponds and lakes and can tolerate higher water temperatures than brook trout.

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  • Salmo trutta, Brown trout


    Salmo trutta, Brown trout


    Fishing in New York


    Salmo trutta, Brown trout


     
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