Sympathy for the devilfish

August 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;8/6/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 6, p9
Trade Publication
The author reflects on slaughtering of the invasive species devilfish for economic gains. He opposes killing of these species in order to exploit and have greater knowledge about these. An overview of destruction of America's lake ecosystems by the Asian snakehead fish is referred. He talks about the fish's strength and its aggressive behavior. He argues poisoning of the Chicago River even after it had already been thoroughly cleaned up, to prevent such species from entering the Great Lakes.


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