Top fish is a native gizzard shad. Lower fish is an invasive young silver carp.
This segment is the third in a series of three that teach you how to turn Asian carp into a great dish!
The word "exotic" makes things sound appealing, but these invasive aquatic species hurt Missouri's waters and wildlife (video).
MDC protects and manages Missouri's fish, forest, and wildlife resources. We also facilitate your participation in resource-management activities, and we provide opportunities for you to use, enjoy and learn about nature.