NFC Opposes Removing Henderson Pond from State Heritage Fish List

While presented as a way to conserve the Bald Mountain Pond strain of arctic charr, IFW states, ‘Charr from another existing charr population may also be considered for transfer to supplement low numbers of charr transferred from Bald Mountain Pond to provide a viable spawning population and conservation of Bald Mountain Pond genetics.’  This would not preserve the unique strain, it would destroy it…