Re: NANFA-- Colorado

Chateau Stripmine (
Wed, 24 Sep 2003 13:10:42 -0600 (MDT)


There are or were a number of aquarium clubs in that area. I used to
belong to most if not all of them. They used to have yearly outings to
collect natives. I recall killies, stonecats, minnows, darters and
sunfish. I believe there is book on small fish from that state. You should
have no trouble finding something to interest you.


> Hey everyone,
> It looks like I am going to be moving to Colorado before the end of the
> year. I will be living in Colorado Springs. I grew up in Colorado in
> Canon City, but unfortunately I am not too familiar with what native
> fish there are in the state. I know as kid we used to catch a lot of
> rainbow trout, brown trout and , I believe, bluegill. Can anyone provide
> me with some other types of fish that might be good to keep in an
> aquarium there?
> Thanks
> Kevin O
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