Cutthroat trout restoration is one of the most important conservation activities we can be involved in as a fly fishing community. The opportunity to restore native cutthroat to their historical native ranges should never be passed up.
Thankfully, officials in charge of a proposed restoration project on Buffalo Creek – a tributary to Yellowstone’s Slough Creek – feel the same way. A cutthroat restoration project proposed for August 2022 received final approval this week, and will start on schedule.
You can read more about the project here.