Great Basin Redband Trout, Catlow Valley SMU

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Photo Credit: Terry Smith, USFS Fremont Winema National Forest

Overview

  • Species Common Name Great Basin Redband Trout
  • Species Scientific Name Oncorhynchus mykiss newberrii
  • Federal Listing Status Species of Concern
  • State Listing Status Sensitive
  • SMU/ESU/DPS/Subspecies Catlow Valley SMU

Ecoregions

Special needs

Several life history types with different migratory patterns. Pools provide important habitat for all life stages.

Limiting factors

Fragmentation. Limited water availability. Unknown status because of inability to sample on private land.

Conservation actions

Address passage barriers. Restore flow and riparian quality.