Halverson's style is engaging and accessible and he manages to avoid sanctimony in making his points.
As an ecologist Halverson researched an engaging story filled with depth and critical insight and told with the deft skill of an accomplished journalist.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has acted intentionally to decrease the diversity so that the rainbow trout could prosper.
Halverson weaves one of the best researched fish stories around! I am at once amazed and disturbed by the politics of "put-and-take" fisheries management. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Chris Hardy
Wow! Great book, as an avid fly fisherman that enjoys the extra tug a rainbow trout provides when hooked and the beauty in reeling in native cutthroat, I was taken back a bit on... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Todd Mauger
Author Anders Halverson has done a great piece of writing hear in unfolding the history and the unanticipated results of the widespread stocking of hatchery raised rainbow trout. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Gregory Hope
I wanted to know why the US Fish and Wildlife Service killed their rainbow trout stocking program at the Willow Beach National Fish Hatchery. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Answer 1
A combination of history and current science is portrayed in this marvelous cold water game fish. It is an important reference book for any trout fishermen (myself), fisheries... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Eric English
I love to fish and this is great even for non angelers . a little pricey though... are great fish
Read this book if you're interested in trout fishing, environmental impact of stocking lakes or GMOs. Well written and fascinating. Stuff you never knew.Published 6 months ago by Karl
we take fish for granted but there is much more to it! I had to share it with all my 'fishing' friends...Published 10 months ago by k
Anyone involved with fish and stream conservation, biodiversity, and any trout and fly fishing enthusiast needs to read this. Read morePublished 12 months ago by BisonR1@aol.com