Re: NANFA-L-- Re: Chinese Sturgeon on AquaBid
Thu, 11 May 2006 15:20:23 EDT

In a message dated 5/11/06 12:59:54 PM, writes:

<< Even with much worse mortality many aquarium escapees still become
established out of their natural range. On the other hand if a
million fry of endangered large fish are released and 1/10 survive to
adulthood the other species may become endangered instead [and it
doesn't have to be predatory species] and the water body may not be
able to support them all. >>

It is like weeds/wildflowers in the garden -- the ones you want die, the ones
you don't want thrive. The fundamental law of perversity.

Lee Harper
Media, PA
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