Specimen Information

Oncorhynchus mykiss
Oncorhynchus mykiss
(Rainbow Trout)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID139946
GroupFishes
GenusOncorhynchus
Speciesmykiss
Common NameRainbow Trout
StateGA
CountyGwinnett
LocalityChattahoochee river, approximately 1 mile south of Old Jones Bridge in Norcross
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Chattahoochee
HUC8 Number03130001
HUC10 NameSuwanee Creek-Chattahoochee River
HUC10 Number0313000109
HUC12 NameCrooked Creek-Chattahoochee River
HUC12 Number031300010907
Map
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Collection Year1962
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1962
Author:Stripling, M.
Date:2001
Title:Trout: The jewels of the Chattahoochee.
Publisher:Sherpa Guides: The Natural Georgia Series: The Chattahoochee River.
Pages:9 pp
Commentsinitial stocking in Chattahoochee River
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Stocked12500
Year Classfingerlings


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/31/2020].

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