NANFA-- re: tangerines

Christopher Scharpf (
Thu, 02 Aug 2001 16:37:42 -0400

Jay said:

> them, their curiosity (or hunger or something) brings them right to you and
> with a little patience you can get them in your net.

Darn tootin'! When I was snorkeling with Casper last year, in TN's Little
River, I placed my hand palm down on the stream bottom and a curious male
tangerine darter swam onto it and just sat there! I pulled my face (mask) to
within inches of his head and we admired each other. What a glorious

Chris Scharpf

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