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Saving the Wrong Fish?

From: Pat Maxwell
Series: April 2008 - Isla Earth Radio Series
Length: 01:32

It's another conservation success? Maybe not. Read the full description.

Default-piece-image-2 It's another conservation success? Maybe not. The greenback cutthroat trout was declared extinct in 1937, but a few populations were found in Colorado two decades later. So it's ready to be taken off the endangered list...Not so fast. Turns out, they'd been breeding the wrong fish!

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Piece Description

It's another conservation success? Maybe not. The greenback cutthroat trout was declared extinct in 1937, but a few populations were found in Colorado two decades later. So it's ready to be taken off the endangered list...Not so fast. Turns out, they'd been breeding the wrong fish!