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brook trout

n.
A chiefly freshwater game fish (Salvelinus fontinalis) having a dark body with light-colored spots, native to eastern North America and widely introduced elsewhere. Also called speckled trout, squaretail.

brook trout

n
(Animals) a North American freshwater trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, introduced in Europe and valued as a food and game fish. Also called: speckled trout

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n.
1. Also called speckled trout . a common trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, of E North America.
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Noun1.brook trout - a delicious freshwater food fishbrook trout - a delicious freshwater food fish  
Salvelinus fontinalis, speckled trout, brook trout - North American freshwater trout; introduced in Europe
freshwater fish - flesh of fish from fresh water used as food
2.brook trout - North American freshwater troutbrook trout - North American freshwater trout; introduced in Europe
trout - any of various game and food fishes of cool fresh waters mostly smaller than typical salmons
brook trout, speckled trout - a delicious freshwater food fish
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The first day they remained in hiding, eating only the dried food that Bradley had brought with him from the temple storeroom, and the next night they set out again up the river, continuing steadily on until almost dawn, when they came to low hills where the river wound through a gorge--it was little more than rivulet now, the water clear and cold and filled with fish similar to brook trout though much larger.
Centre de Transfert et de Slection des Salmonids of Nouvelle, Quebec will receive $29,043 in federal funding for the installation of an incubator to maintain the temperature of brook trout eggs, which helps prevent against infections and thereby reduces the use of treatment products in their operations.
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Staff rear brown trout (Salmo trutta), rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss), and brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalus)--New York's official state fish.
To learn more about the effects of landing nets on brook trout, researchers examined the use of various meshes on physical damage (fin fraying, scale loss, and mucus loss), unhooking time, and handling time.
Wessex Water has worked with Torre Trout Farms to produce a fish that is a cross between a brook trout and an arctic char now known as Spartic Trout and these have been released into the reservoir on the edge of the Quantock Hills ready for the opening day of the season on February 28.
For example, it was reported that the polycultures of Siberian sturgeon (Acipenser baeri) and rainbow trout (Onchorhynchus mykiss) (Ak, 2013), Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) and African sharptooth catfish (Clarius gariepinus) (Ibrahim and El-Naggar, 2010), brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) and Black Sea salmon (Salmo trutta labrax) (Bascinar et al., 2010), gilt-head bream (Sparus aurata) and Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis) (Ferreira et al., 2010) demonstrated better growth performance when compared to monoculture.
But they also made the river straighter, less pristine, and warmer--conditions that led to the disappearance of sea-run brook trout, also known as "salters," one of the oldest and most revered sport fish.
To make matters worse, non-native brown trout (Salmo trutta), brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis), and rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) were planted in Apache trout streams.
Cook's All-Tackle 6.57kg (141b 8oz) brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) world record celebrated its 100th anniversary, becoming only the second record in IGFA history to pass the century mark.
Since 2012, approximately 11,000 rainbows, brook trout and walleye have been released into the Onaping River and Ramsey Lake.
Todd Matera: Brook trout (Holland Pond, Holland), bullhead (Ashumet Pond, Falmouth), carp (Connecticut River, Springfield), channel catfish (Connecticut River, Springfield), landlocked salmon (Stillwater River, Boylston), smallmouth bass (Quabbin Reservoir, Gate 8), sunfish (Quabbin, Reservoir, Gate 8), white catfish (Mashpee-Wakeby Lake, Mashpee), white perch (Coonamesett Pond, Falmouth), yellow perch (Triangle Pond, Sandwich).