least chub http://kuer.org en Least Chub Gets New Home http://kuer.org/post/least-chub-gets-new-home <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The least chub is a little minnow, only about two inches long.&nbsp; The six remaining wild populations are found only in springs and creeks in western Utah, and about 15-thousand of them have found a new home.&nbsp; The <a href="http://wildlife.utah.gov/">Utah Division of Wildlife Resources</a> stocked a spring system on a private ranch in Fairfield, west of Utah Lake.&nbsp; Mark Grover, a biologist with the Division, says the fish were raised in a state hatchery, but they come from a dwindling population at Mona Springs in Juab County.</p Wed, 20 Nov 2013 20:59:21 +0000 Dan Bammes 38495 at http://kuer.org Least Chub Gets New Home