Rainbow Trout Species Identified

Rainbow Trout Species Identified (HM1D0S)

Location: Oakland, CA 94619 Alameda County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 48.085', W 122° 8.683'

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The naming of the Rainbow Trout species was based on fish taken from the San Leandro Creek drainage. In 1855, Dr. W.P. Gibbons, founder of the California Academy of Sciences, was given three specimens obtained from the creek. He described and assigned them the scientific name Salmo iridia. Rainbow trout are now worldwide in distribution and are highly prized game fish.
HM NumberHM1D0S
Marker NumberCHL 970
Year Placed1987
Placed ByState Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with East Bay Regional Park District
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 5:06am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 575294 N 4184126
Decimal Degrees37.80141667, -122.14471667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 48.085', W 122° 8.683'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 48' 5.10" N, 122° 8' 40.98" W
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Area Code(s)510
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5700-5770 Golden Spike Trail, Oakland CA 94619, US
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