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Invasive Lionfish Removal
Invasive Lionfish Removal
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Title: Invasive Lionfish Removal

Description: A scientist from the North Carolina Aquarium removes an invasive red lionfish (Pterois volitans) found in coastal North Carolina's hard bottom habitat, to prevent ecological impacts due to its predation and competition with native fishes.

Location: NC, USA

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


Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.

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Type: JPEG image - 7.53 MB
Dimensions: 3856 x 2624
Resolution: 72 dpi

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