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Thu Jul 22 00:00:00 MDT 2004

Q. What is Montana’s state fish? A.   The Yellowstone cutthroat trout (Salmo clarki bouvieri) and westslope cutthroat trout (Salmo clarki lewisi) are Montana’s official state fish. They bear names related to Captains William Clark and Meriwether Lewis and the Lewis and Clark expedition based on Clark’s identification of the trout at the Great Falls of the Missouri in 1805.   Q. What is a fish ladder? A.

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