Trout

North Platte Flushing Flows Start March 7th, Will Last 10 Days
If you have any plans to be on the river in the near future, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department cautions you to be aware of sizeable increases in water flows in the North Platte River for 10 days beginning March 7 as part of a flushing flow project. Game and Fish has requested the […]
Dead Trout Found In Sheridan Area Streams
SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) — Wildlife officials in Sheridan say some trout have been dying in local streams and rivers because of low water flows and hot weather. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is asking fishermen to take steps to try reduce harm to fish stressed by this summer’s condit…
Warm Trout Habitat May Curb Anglers This Summer
                            So far weather patterns suggest this may be an uncomfortable year for trout. The last couple springs have been wet and cool with plenty of runoff, but this season is already unseasonably warm and runoff…
Record Breaking Trout Caught In Northern Wyo. Canals
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — The East Yellowstone Chapter of Trout Unlimited has rescued a record number of stranded trout from irrigation canals in northern Wyoming this fall. Nearly 5,200 trout were caught recently by volunteers, placed temporarily in a tank and then released in the Shoshone River. …