A patch perspective on summer habitat use by brown trout Salmo trutta in a high plains stream in Wyoming, USA

  • F. J. Rahel R. R. O ’ Connor
  • Published 2009


We quantified the use of habitat patches by brown trout, Salmo trutta, during summer conditions in a plains stream in the western United States. A Global Positioning System was used to map discrete habitat patches (2–420 m) consisting of macrophytes, wood accumulation, or deep water. Habitat use by brown trout was monitored by radio telemetry. Brown trout… (More)


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