By Nick Karas
North the USA has had a 400-year love affair with the brook trout - Salvelinus fontinalis- its nice local trout. during this newly revised and up-to-date quantity, Nick Karas bargains the one significant profile of this most pretty gamefish. Brook Trout is a radical examine the heritage, biology, and angling probabilities of the fish such a lot anglers affectionately name the brookie.
during the eyes of a proficient ichthyologist, Karas explores the brook trout's biology and the occasions that ended in its evolution and distribution. He unravels the controversies surrounding the 2 biggest brook trout ever taken. however the middle of this e-book is the fishery: its previous prestige, present situation, and destiny. and as the historical past of brook trout fishing is inseparable from the background of yank fishing, Karas follows the improvement of the rods, reels, strains, lures and flies that advanced as anglers pursued their fascination with this nice video game fish.
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