This study summaries the first year of a 5-year project evaluating and developing broodstocks of rainbow trout strains suitable for stocking into coarse fish lakes. Sources of potential broodstocks are identified and preliminary comparisons of two candidate strains, the Blackwater and Dean river trout, are made.
Blann, Vicki E., Tsumura, Kanji. 1988. Rainbow Trout Broodstocks for Coarse Fish Lakes: Habitat Conservation Fund Progress Report (1988-89). Ministry of Environment. Fisheries Project Report. RD17