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Invasive Fish

Lydia O'Connor

This Is One Of The Worst Things You Can Do With Your Pet Fish

HuffingtonPost.com | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 11.13.2014 | Green

You may have had the best intentions when you emancipated your pet fish into the nearest lake, but setting your overgrown or unwanted aquatic pet free...

Keep Invasive Fish Out Of Great Lakes With.. Love Potions?

AP | JOHN FLESHER | Posted 09.23.2013 | Detroit

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — A $50 million federal plan released Wednesday for keeping hungry Asian carp from reaching the valuable fish populations o...

Beware The Northern Snakehead Fish! (Or Not?)

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Green

By Environment Correspondent Deborah Zabarenko MOUNT VERNON, Va., May 30 (Reuters) - They're freakishly strong, hungry air-breathers t...

ANOTHER Invasive Fish In South Florida?

Florida Keys Keynoter | Kevin Wadlow | Posted 03.11.2013 | Miami

Deep-diving spearfishermen surfaced with a mystery Dec. 23 south of Pacific Reef Light off North Key Largo. "I was shocked when I saw it," Wayne Gram...

PHOTOS: 9 Invasive Species You Can Eat

Jackson Landers | Posted 12.24.2012 | Books
Jackson Landers

After habitat loss and global warming, invasive species are probably the third leading cause of global extinctions. I didn't see a whole lot of people doing something about this, so I decided to use my skills as a hunter, teacher and writer to fight invasive species.

One If by Land, Two If by Sea

Mark Biel | Posted 10.18.2011 | Chicago
Mark Biel

Asian carp alarmists have fixated on Chicago's waterways as the lone path for the fish to enter the Great Lakes. But recent discoveries of carp in Wisconsin and Iowa underscore that we cannot simply focus on aquatic pathways.

Snakeheads: They're What's For Dinner

Posted 09.19.2011 | Home

Snakehead scared everyone when they first showed up in American waters. Part of the fear was environmental: as the fish, originally from Southeast Asi...

How To Stop Invasive Fish? Eat Them!

nytimes.com | ANDREW C. REVKIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As human commerce and mobility act like a great global Waring blender for biology, communities around the world are grappling with the impacts of wave...