Colorado Pikeminnow

Native Species of the Month: Colorado River Pikeminnow

Common Name: Colorado River Pikeminnow Scientific Name: Ptchocheilus lucius Appearance: The Colorado River Pikeminnow, once known as the Colorado River Squawfish, is North America‚Äôs largest minnow (family Cyprinidae). Historically, individuals grew up to 6 feet long and weighed more than… Continue Reading →

Back at the Ponds- Growout Ponds for Native Species Conservation

Pond harvest season is under way at Bubbling Ponds Hatchery (BPH) by Arizona Game and Fish staff. Currently staff is rearing three year classes of Razorback Sucker as part of the Lower Colorado River Multi-Species Conservation Program. ¬†Razorback Suckers are… Continue Reading →

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