Re: NANFA-L-- Longnose and Spotted gar pictures
Mon, 21 Aug 2006 10:41:25 EDT

In a message dated 8/21/06 10:14:55 AM, tcrail-in-UTNet.UToledo.Edu writes:

<< The tricky part is they obtain their target length very quickly, and so you

should have 24" for them to turn around. >>

I have that problem with a 12 inch pickerel in a 20 gallon long tank that is
12 inches wide. Would softer plastic be better? I know it needs a bigger tank
but that will have to wait a bit until I can shuffle some others. The problem
is the pickerel corners the feeder fish in a corner and hits the glass. It
probably wouldn't make any difference in a 100 gallon rectangular tank and my
round pool has no cover. The last time I tried that the pickerel jumped out. I
need to make a screen cover I guess.

Lee Harper
Media PA
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