Greenback Cutthroat Found In Utah

For the first time, greenback cutthroat trout have been discovered in Utah, leading wildlife managers to hope for growing the population there. “Utah wildlife officials have confirmed that there is a tiny population of rare greenback cutthroat trout in a small creek in the LaSal Mountains east of Moab.” Article by the Associated Press.

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  • john weis

    These HAVE to via bucket biologists. If we are lucky, maybe a long, long time ago without any introduction of colorado cutt’s genetics. But more likely these guys are a recent addition to the neighborhood with questionable genetics. But who knows??? A great mystery for some lucky master’s student.