25 October 2016

• Salt Water Brook Trout…”Salters”

“In much of the literature they’re known as ‘anadromous brook trout,’ but that’s a misnomer. Better to call them ‘salters.’ They spawn in fresh water but don’t spend years at sea or undertake long migrations. Rarely do they venture far from the mouths of their natal streams, and they frequently trade between salt, brackish and fresh water, sometimes in the span of 24 hours…

“Little is known about salters or where they still abide because, with the exception of Massachusetts, no state has paid serious attention to their management. Maine, keeper of the vast majority of the nation’s salters, provides them no protection beyond the general brook-trout regulation of five fish per day over six inches....”

Please visit this link to read the full article: FlyRod&Reel

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