The lesser evils of battling round goby infiltration

Kurji, Karim; Payne, Mark; Doyle, Helen; LaMarca, Joe
May 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/23/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 11, p1557
Academic Journal
Reports on the move of Ontario's Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) to eradicate round goby (Neogobius melanostomus), a freshwater fish native to the Black and Caspian Sea regions of Eurasia. Information on the threat posed by its presence on the ecosystem of Lake Simcoe; Details of the proposal of MNR to use fish pesticide, Chem Fish; Discussion on the physiological effect of the pesticide.


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