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Snakehead fish that survives on land discovered in Georgia; officials want it dead

7 monthes ago   |   By KETV

Officials are warning anyone who comes into contact with the species to kill it immediately.
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‘Kill it immediately': 3-foot-long fish that can live on land found in Georgia waters

‘Kill it immediately': 3-foot-long fish that can live on land found in Georgia waters

7 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

The northern snakehead has a large mouth with many teeth.
Wildlife officials in Georgia are warning about an invasive fish species .
“Kill it immediately and freeze it. They can survive on land.”“Northern snakehead are bad news. And for the first time, the invasive fish has been confirmed in Georgia waters,” the Georgia Department of Natural Resource said.
The department said northern snakeheads have the potential to impact native species by competing for food and habitat.
According to the Georgia Department of Natural Resource, anglers who believe they have caught a northern snakehead...
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