Panther Creek, an image of the stream that was affected by Blackbird Mine.
The creek had very good habitat but for the mine discharge. By 1960
steelhead trout and chinook salmon were extirpated from the river due to the
contaminants released at Blackbird Mine.
Image ID: r00bbm09, NOAA's Restoration Center Collection
Location: Idaho, Cobalt and Forney Ranch, Lemhi County
Credit: NOAA Fisheries, NW region, Nick Iadanza
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