Re: distorted pectoral fins on brown trout in the Chattahoochee


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Posted by Hooker on September 02, 1997 at 20:14:10:

In Reply to: distorted pectoral fins on brown trout in the Chattahoochee posted by PGM on September 01, 1997 at 20:54:25:

PGM,
Harlan is right. The "deformed" fins are caused
by crowding in the hatchery raceways and rubbing
them on the concrete sides. This is very characteristic
of recently stocked trout. The fins will grow out
and normalize in about two months.

Hooker





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