Missouri Trout Management Areas
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Blue Ribbon Trout Areas include parts of large, cold
rivers with excellent trout habitat and smaller streams that support
naturally reproducing rainbow trout populations. Harvest is limited
to maintain the maximum density of adult trout, create excellent catch-n-release
fishing and provide the occasional chance to harvest a trophy. Blue
Ribbon Trout Areas on the Current and North Fork of the White rivers
are stocked with brown trout. The Blue Ribbon Area on the Eleven Point
River is stocked with rainbow trout.
Red Ribbon Trout Areas
have high-quality trout habitat stocked primarily with brown trout.
They provide good catch-n-release fishing and a chance to harvest quality-size
White Ribbon Trout Areas are coldwater streams
capable of supporting trout populations year' round. All receive
periodic stockings of rainbow trout, and some also receive brown trout.
They provide great opportunities for catching and harvesting trout and
the occasional chance to harvest a large trout.