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Invasive Lionfish Removal
Invasive Lionfish Removal
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Title: Invasive Lionfish Removal

Description: In September 2009, divers carefully capture an invasive red lionfish (Pterois volitans) found near the coast of North Carolina. Invasive lionfish are now established in the hard bottom habitats of North Carolina's coast, where they are abundant.

Location: NC, USA

Date Taken: Sep 17 2009

Photographer: Karen Doody
Photographer Email: kwdoody1@yahoo.com
Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey


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Dimensions: 3732 x 2526
Resolution: 72 dpi

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