Re: NANFA--Minnow Trap Advice
Fri, 26 Jan 2001 19:36:19 EST

In a message dated 1/26/01 1:55:26 PM Eastern Standard Time,
Ty_Hall_at_eFunds.Com writes:

<< This kind of picks at a question I have had. I have seen several letters
that imply (or outright state) that people are catching wild native fish
for the sole purpose of feeding them to their captive fish. I don't know
that I like this idea. There are plenty of places to buy feeder fish that
are inexpensive and you can even grow your own. How do the rest of you feel
about this practice? I mean on one hand we are working to restore fishes
and on the other we have people taking them out for feeders. Seems
contradictory to me.


As long as they are catching fish that are in great abundance I don't see a
problem. No worse than catching minnows for bait.


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