Re: NANFA-L-- recent Ash Meadows trip

Subject: Re: NANFA-L-- recent Ash Meadows trip
Moontanman at
Date: Wed Oct 20 2004 - 14:00:27 CDT

In a message dated 10/20/04 11:24:31 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
EELReprah at writes:

> They recovered as soon as warmed up and are still overpopulating
> my tanks. Incidentally, I fed all the young to a large Bluegill and they
> almost instantly overpopulated that 100 gallon tank.

You should have fed them to a small flathead catfish, I have one and he eats
everything! He even manages to exist in a tank full of gambusias, even redfin
pickerel can't do that. The little gambusia are like piranha, they attack
larger fish that can't hide from them.


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: Fri Dec 31 2004 - 11:27:50 CST