Streamline episode 1: The epic tale of Lonesome Larry

By Joy Rondina, IRU intern

Lonesome Larry. Photo by Greg Stahl.

Back in 1992, a single salmon returned to Redfish Lake, an event that would open the eyes of the world to the plight of Idaho's wild sockeye salmon. 
Fish Tales is the first entry of Streamline, a new ongoing podcast series that advocates for the preservation of Idaho’s wild rivers and inhabitants. Through interviews with local fisheries experts, hydrologists, public officials and others, Streamline tells the stories of Idaho’s amazing rivers.
The Epic Tale of Lonesome Larry chronicles the journey of an Idaho legend, who traveled far and wide only to meet a tragic end.  Listen to discover Lonesome Larry’s story.