Big Spring Creek, the FWP and PCBs

In the Great Falls Tribune I read a story about Big Spring Creek in Lewistown, Montana. The state has released warnings of PCB contaminants in the stream from, of all places, the Montana State Fish Hatchery on the Big Spring stream. The PCBs are coming from paint flakes in the hatchery pools and have increased…..

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River Name Quiz

Al, the fishing historian brought up an interesting trivia question the other day. As most of you probably know, Lewis and Clark had a part in naming, at least temporarily, most of the rivers around Divide, Montana. The Big Hole, Beaverhead, and Ruby rivers were all renamed afterwards. The question is – What were the…..

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