Tagged: rainbow trout

Part 4 Life of a Rainbow Trout

In Part 3 of Life of a Rainbow Trout you learned about operations at Sterling Springs Hatchery where the fish are raised from egg to fingerling. We then transfer the trout to Page Springs Hatchery where they are grown to a catchable size of 9 to 10 inches. This is...

Part 3 Life of a Rainbow Trout

In Part 1 and Part 2 of Life of a Rainbow Trout, you learned about the transition of Rainbow Trout eggs into fry. You will now learn about the next stages of development of Arizona’s stocked Rainbow Trout at Sterling Springs Hatchery. Following the swim-up of the fry, small pinches...

The Fish Lady Recipe: Episode 3- Valentine’s Day Trout

Valentine’s Day Trout Ingredients: 2 trout fillets ½ cup carrots, julienned ½ cup green beans, trimmed 6 pats of butter 4 lemon slices 8 sprigs thyme ¼ cup parsley, chopped 2 tbsp olive oil Salt & pepper 2 large sheets of parchment paper Fold one of the parchment paper sheets...

Part 2 Life of a Rainbow Trout

We are back with Part 2 in our series of the Life of a Rainbow Trout at Sterling Springs Hatchery. In Part 1 of the Life of a Rainbow Trout, we left off where the eggs had been rolling in the McDonald jars for approximately 11 days and the coloration...

Part 1 Life of a Rainbow Trout

Have you ever wondered where all of the Rainbow Trout in Arizona come from? Well you are in luck! This four part series will walk you through the life of a Rainbow Trout from the beginning to end. Delivery On December 6, 2016 Sterling Springs Hatchery received a second shipment...

Rainbow Trout are Back in Town

Nearly 6,000 pounds of rainbow trout were stocked into the Community Fishing Program waters last Friday.  This marked the first of 9 stockings of rainbow trout in the core community waters. We also stocked rainbow trout into Tempe Town Lake on Tuesday 11/22. The trout should provide anglers with the...

Colorado River below Davis Dam gets feisty trout

Chances of catching a trout along the Colorado River below Davis Dam got a boost in time for the weekend.  Five-thousand (5,000) pounds of rainbow trout were stocked this morning at Davis Camp and Rotary Park. Each site received approximately 2,500 pounds. The trout were averaging 12 inches in length and...