Archive / October, 2014

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Convict Cichlid Photo Contest

In our newsletter No. 11 we ran the following contest: “This month we are running another photo contest. I’m changing the contest from fish identification to something a bit more interesting (read, “more difficult”). The blurry photo below shows a mixed pair of Archocentrus nigrofasciatus, the convict cichlid. The striped fish in the background is […]

Fish Collecting - Seining at Sand Flat

Equipment for Collecting Trips

The photo shows the author and a son collecting fish using a seine net. Grandchildren are optional equipment when collecting. In Newsletter No. 11 I set up the following contest: “We are continuing the Email Contest and will give a free (including shipping) two pound bag of Simple Pet Products (www.simplepetproducts.com) #100 Grind fish food […]