A Rainbow Trout Rests Among Substrate in Panther Creek

Image: A Rainbow Trout Rests Among Substrate in Panther Creek

Detailed Description

A rainbow trout rests among substrate in Panther Creek upstream of Big Deer Creek, central Idaho. Panther Creek was severely damaged by heavy metals released from mining and milling activities at the former Blackbird Mine. USGS and other scientists compiled a 30-year record of recovery of the stream’s fish and macroinvertebrate populations.

Details

Image Dimensions: 4200 x 2999

Date Taken:

Location Taken: ID, US