By Natalia Salgado
Habitat: A lot are found in The Great Lakes, especially in Lake Eerie
Predators: Bigger Fish
Prey: Smaller fish, shellfish, and insect larvae
Niche: Secondary and Tertiary
The largest yellow perch ever found was 3 lbs. and 5 oz. in 2003 at Harford County Farm.
On the fish only the first spine on the second dorsal is sharp and their scales are rough.