Brook Trout Coloring Activity: This activity was featured in our Fall 2021 STTWA Newsletter
The Brook Trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) is a native fish in the Tygart Valley River watershed. They like cold, clean water with lots of oxygen and macroinvertebrates to eat. It is the state fish of West Virginia. Brook Trout look different than other trout species. Do you know what colors this Brook Trout should be?
This is what a native brook trout looks like in real life. Aren’t they colorful?
Did you color your picture like this?