Invasive Species at Large

Northern Snakehead Fish ( aka : Channa Argus)

About the fish

  • Aquatic
  • Native to India and Asia
  • Invading North Eastern US
  • Colour changes with age (from golden brown to dark brown with spots)
  • Average 47 in and 15lbs

Crimes comitted

It competes with native species for food and habitat during all life stages