a cutthroat trout lays on the bank of a river. There is fishing line coiled next to the fish.

Take the Trout Challenge and help native trout

May 24, 2019

Take the Western Native Trout Challenge and you’ll learn about native trout and where to find them, earn bragging rights and rewards, and help the Western Native Trout Initiative (WNTI) conserve 21 native trout and char species in 12 states.

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