East Meets Midwest: The Asian Carp Invasion

Carp really captured readers’ attention in our most-read story of 2016, so we wanted to further investigate carp invasions across the United States. While common carp have Read More…

Unusual goldfish

This goldfish (Carassius auratus) has got to be one of the more unusual creatures we have come across. We're not sure what caused this abnormal distension of Read More…

Fattest bass ever?

The International Game and Fish Association is said to be close to making a decision on the potential world record largemouth bass caught in Japan this summer. Read More…

Harmless sportfish introduction?

The majority of non-native fish introductions have unintended but detrimental impacts on native fish, especially sportfish introductions. Kokanee salmon may be an example of an introduced sportfish Read More…

Big brown

We often think of non-native predators as warm water species like black bass and catfish, but many introduced coldwater species can also be significant predators. This brown Read More…

Small fish have big appetites too!

We often capture non-native predator species in West Coast tributaries during juvenile salmon outmigration monitoring. It is not uncommon to catch a fish in the process of Read More…