Colorado aims to restore salmonfly for trout

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Colorado aims to restore salmonfly for trout

Researcher hopes ‘T-bone steak’ returns to the Arkansas river
Greg Policky, an aquatic biologist with CPW, discusses the restoration project work on and recovery of the Arkansas River through mining mitigation and flow management at the Hayden Flats fishing area near Leadville.
Michael Hupka of Boulder fly fishes at the Hayden Flats fishing area near Leadville.
A bug one researcher described as T-bone steaks for trout has been missing from the Arkansas River menu for upward of a century, the casualty of a toxic past.

Colorado aims to restore salmonfly for trout

Greg Policky, an aquatic biologist with CPW, discusses the restoration project work on and recovery of the Arkansas River through mining mitigation and flow management at the Hayden Flats fishing area near Leadville.
Michael Hupka of Boulder fly fishes at the Hayden Flats fishing area near Leadville.
A bug one researcher described as T-bone steaks for trout has been missing from the Arkansas River menu for upward of a century, the casualty of a toxic past.
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