Ran across this article. Thought it would be a good perspective with the invasive trout discussions going around. Arkansas did it right, don’t you think?
If you had a time machine and could travel back to the early 1940s in Arkansas, you would discover at least one thing very different about the clear gravel-bottomed rivers of the Ozark and Ouachita mountains. They had no trout. None. Zero. Nada.