Apparently, the once-feared snakehead is just another fish in the Potomac

Photo: Hagerty Ryan, USFWS

It’s been 13 years since the snakehead, a.k.a. the frankenfish, was first found in the Potomac River. Initial predictions were dire, but during recent years it’s become clear that the snakehead is just another fish in the river.

The snakehead has not destroyed the Potomac River’s ecosystem as first predicted, and it appears that it’s coexisting with the other game fish in the river just fine.

LINK (via: The Washington Post)

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