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Are tiger prawns the same as shrimp?

Asked: Igor, Last Updated:

According to the FAO, in terms of aquaculture and farming, shrimp are marine creatures, while prawns live strictly in fresh water. These classifications apply specifically to the most commonly farm-raised varieties, including the giant tiger prawn and the white leg shrimp.

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    If you can maintain a relatively stable temperature in your room, you don't need a heater in your shrimp tank. The temperature must be at least 62°F/16°C for most Caridina and Neocaridina shrimp. When breeding shrimp, a heater can be a helpful tool.

  • What can you eat with canned fish?

    You can eat it out of the can or make a uni butter with it: just mix softened butter with the roe. Spread it on a nice piece of toasted bread, melted over grilled spring vegetables (such as ramps or radishes), over any type of fish (especially shellfish), or as a sauce for pasta.

  • Where do you fish at the Spit Bridge?

    Fish can be caught here on both tides and unlike Cremorne, there is a lot more water movement and longer drifts are the norm. If you get your choice of wall 'corners' the right hand corner is the best and you can drift as far as 30-40 mtr's towards the Harbour Bridge and get fish anywhere up that stretch.

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