Category: Carp

Can you throw carp back?

July 17, 2021, 05:56, asked: Christina Truppe

You can kill it if you wish, and there are no bag of size limits, or you can return it alive to the water from which you took it. You cannot, of course, translocate it, which means you can't go and put it in some other waterway....

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Do alligators eat carp?

July 17, 2021, 02:02, asked: Andrew Rohan

This resolution specifically states that “alligator gar is our only native species capable of eating adult Asian carp.” ... In addition, the gape on an alligator gar, even a very large one, will not allow the fish to take very large prey....

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Why are carps illegal to release?

July 16, 2021, 15:28, asked: Tim Carlson

The reason why these carps are legally required to be killed and not to be returned to the water way is that are classified as a pest and is a real threat to the survival of our native species....

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Are carp intelligent?

July 16, 2021, 12:46, asked: John Cyclone

Big carp are extremely clever creatures and they know full well what it means when they see a hook and like with food on the end. They make a choice as to eat it or swim away....

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Where do carp go at night?

July 16, 2021, 12:27, asked: Renaldo Escobar

Evening sessions Particularly good for short sessions are rivers and canals, especially where the water is clear and the fish spooky. As the light fails, the carp will move out of their safe areas in search of food, and a trap in the right area can produce a quick bite....

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Which country eats carp at Christmas?

July 16, 2021, 12:01, asked: Andrew Mosher

In Slovakia, Christmas Dinner Starts In The Bathtub. Carp is a holiday mainstay in several central European nations. Traditionally kept in the bathtub, the fish can become a sort of family pet for a day or two, before becoming dinner....

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Why do carp like dog biscuits?

July 16, 2021, 00:52, asked: Jo Bujold

Chum Mixers are dog biscuits, basically. They are brown, hard, salty and flavoursome baits that will remain afloat for many hours. They are more likely to get eaten before they actually sink, the carp love them that much....

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Why did they introduce carp?

July 15, 2021, 23:41, asked: Domonic James

Carp have been introduced into Australia both deliberately, in an attempt to imitate the European environment, and accidentally, through the escape of ornamental or aquaculture fish. In Victoria, the stocking of carp began as early as 1859, but early stocking attempts were not successful....

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