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Fish Species by Location - 'Clearwater Creek-160503010102'

Freshwater native and non-native fish species present currently and/or historically, determined from the PISCES database (Feb. 26, 2014).  Some species, such as salmon or steelhead, may no longer be present upstream of dams that lack fish passage.

Yes/No corresponds to California native species

Brook Trout

Salvelinus fontinalis
No
Thumbnail. Brook trout, captured in Lassen Creek, Modoc County, CA, on 8 July 2007. Photo by Dave Giordano

Brown Trout

Salmo trutta
No
Thumbnail. Brown trout, approximately 20 cm (8”) long. Location: Deer Creek, California Date: 6/21/2007. Photo by Dave Giordano

Coastal Rainbow Trout

Oncorhynchus mykiss irideus
Yes
Thumbnail. Rainbow trout, 18 cm (7”) long. Location: Deer Creek, California (Yuba River basin). Date: 6/21/2007. Photo by Dave Giordano.

Golden Shiner

Notemigonus crysoleucas
No
Thumbnail. Golden shiner, caught in Iron Gate Reservoir, California on 12 May 2009 by Teejay O'Rear. Photo by Amber Manfree.

Lahontan Cutthroat Trout

Oncorhynchus clarki henshawi
Yes
Thumbnail. Cutthroat trout, sea-run adult. Caught along the beaches of Hood Canal near Seabeck, Washington. Photo courtesy of Larry Coté.

Lahontan Mountain Sucker

Catostomus platyrhynchus
Yes
Thumbnail. Mountain sucker. Photo courtesy of Professor Peter B. Moyle.

Lahontan Redside

Richardsonius egregius
Yes
Thumbnail. Lahontan redside, caught in Bogard Spring Creek (Eagle Lake watershed) in 2011. Photo by Teejay O'Rear.

Lahontan Speckled Dace

Rhinichthys osculus robustus
Yes
Thumbnail. Speckled dace, approximately 7 cm (3”) long. Date: 7/8/2007. Photo by Dave Giordano.

Mountain Whitefish

Prosopium williamsoni
Yes
Thumbnail. Mountain whitefish. Location: Lower Truckee River, NV. Date: Oct. 2007. Photo by Marianne Denton, Dept. NRES, University of Nevada, Reno.

Paiute Sculpin

Cottus beldingi
Yes
Thumbnail. Paiute sculpin (lateral view) from Sagehen Creek, CA in 2012. Photo by Matt Young.

Tahoe Sucker

Catostomus tahoensis
Yes
Thumbnail. Tahoe sucker, adult, approximately 15 cm (6”) long. Date: 7/8/2007. Photo by Dave Giordano.

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