May 6, 2012 in Outdoors
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Sixth-grade students from St. George’s School look for aquatic life in water and vegetation scooped from Bear Lake during Trout in the Classroom Trout Turnout day at Bear Lake County Park on April 27. From left: Kate Tender, Susie Jones and Ashley Sande.

A trout raised in a Spokane-area elementary school classroom is ready for a student to release in Bear Lake as part of Trout in the Classroom program.

May 4, 2012 in Outdoors
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Fifth and sixth grade students get a clinic on fly casting at the Trout in the Classroom Trout Turnout day at Bear Lake County Park on April 27, 2012.

April 30, 2012 in Outdoors

Students in the Trout in the Classroom program at area elementary schools used this macroinvertebrate chart to identify aquatic insects, shellfish and other critters that might be found in a bucket of water, sediment and weeds scooped off shore at Bear Lake.