TITLE

Blackfish

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Blackfish, any of several unrelated fish. The Alaska blackfish, found in Arctic and sub-Arctic fresh waters, grows to 7 inches (18 cm) in length. It was once an important part of the diet of Eskimos and their dogs. The Sacramento blackfish is an edible fish found in lakes and streams of California; it reaches a length of 18 inches (46 cm). The tripletail and the tauiog, two saltwater fish, are commonly called blackfish.
ACCESSION #
37309858

 

Related Articles

  • In the black. Chagnon, Mitch // Salt Water Sportsman;Oct94, Vol. 55 Issue 10, Atlantic Edition pB 

    Focuses on fishing for blackfish. Blackfish behavior; Necessity of anchoring skills in blackfishing; Preferred blackfish bait; Baiting technique.

  • EXPOSING THE CRUELTY OF SEAWORLD.  // Daily Mail;7/26/2013, p35 

    Blackfish (15A)

  • The 'Tog Touch. Cermele, Joe // Salt Water Sportsman;Nov2006, Vol. 67 Issue 11, p50 

    The article offers advice on catching a blackfish.

  • AT THE MOVIES.  // All Animals;Sep/Oct2013, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p36 

    The article reviews the documentary film "Blackfish."

  • Blackfish limit in Jersey. Ristori, Al // Salt Water Sportsman;Jul94, Vol. 55 Issue 7, Atlantic Edition pD 

    Reports on the minimum size for blackfish in New Jersey.

  • BACK IN BLACK. Ristori, Al // Salt Water Sportsman;Dec2006, Vol. 67 Issue 12, p66 

    The article provides information on blackfishing in New Jersey.

  • BLACKFISH: DON'T GO IN THE WATER. PRENTICE, GEORGE // Boise Weekly;8/21/2013, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p24 

    The article reviews the film "Blackfish" directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite.

  • Free Tilly. Davis, Nick // Missoula Independent;9/5/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 36, p24 

    The article reviews the film "Blackfish," directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite.

  • Basic Blackfish. Karas, Nick // Salt Water Sportsman;Mar2000, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p68 

    Provides information on the blackfish, also known as tautog.

  • Blackfish. McNamee, Julie // Fortean Times;Jul2013, Vol. 303, p64 

    The article reviews the film "Blackfish," directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics