And this controversy doesn’t have anything to do with their conservation, at least directly. The last stronghold of coaster brook trout on the south shore of Lake Superior is the Salmon-Trout River near Marquette. Public access is extremely limited and lately property owners, namely the Huron Mountain Club, have allegedly threatened anglers using the limited public access to the river. Biological problems and social problems are so closely intertwined. As if we needed this kind of thing to remind us.