McDermitt Creek

Last chance to revive a lifeline for Lahontan cutthroat trout in the Great Basin

McDermitt Creek and Disaster Peak Ranch in eastern Oregon/southern Nevada. Photo by Sage Brown.

McDermitt Creek and Disaster Peak Ranch in eastern Oregon/southern Nevada. Photo by Sage Brown.

McDermitt Creek is one of the Great Basin's last best strongholds for Lahontan cutthroat trout. Photo by Native Trout Addict.

McDermitt Creek and Disaster Peak Ranch in eastern Oregon/southern Nevada. Photo by Sage Brown.

WRC's efforts to conserve Disaster Peak Ranch will protect prime habitat for greater sage-grouse. Alamy Stock Photography.

McDermitt Creek and Disaster Peak Ranch in eastern Oregon/southern Nevada. Photo by Sage Brown.

McDermitt Creek and Disaster Peak Ranch in eastern Oregon/southern Nevada. Photo by Sage Brown.

McDermitt Creek and Disaster Peak Ranch in eastern Oregon/southern Nevada. Photo by Sage Brown.

McDermitt Creek, pictured here in its upper reaches in the Trout Creek Mountains flows down through Disaster Peak Ranch in eastern Oregon/southern Nevada. Photo by Sage Brown.

McDermitt Creek and Disaster Peak Ranch in eastern Oregon/southern Nevada. Photo by Sage Brown.