Char, Arctic (Salvelinus alpinus)

(Linnaeus, 1758); SALMONIDAE FAMILY; also called blueback char, blueback trout, Sunapee trout, golden trout (Sunapee).
The most northerly of all freshwater fish, the Arctic char is circumpolar in distribution, occurring around the globe from Maine and New Hampshire in the United States northward across northern Canada, Alaska and the Aleutian Islands, and from northern Russia south to Lake Baikal and Kamchatka as well as in Iceland, Great Britain, Scandinavia, the Alps, and Spitsbergen, among other places. An anadromous species (except where it has become landlocked), the Arctic char always r... Read More

 
 

All-Tackle Length World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
93.0 cm
Red Belly Lake, Victoria Island, Nunavut, Canada
21-Aug-2019
 

All-Tackle Length Fly World Records

Line Class
Length
Location
Catch Date
Angler
All-Tackle (Length)
cm
Vacant,
 
Vacant

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