A goldfish turned up in the Niagara River after being flushed down the toilet - and it's just really, really big

Posted On: Jun 19, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

A goldfish turned up in the Niagara River after being flushed down the toilet - and it's just really, really big

Apparently, there's good reason to never flush a goldfish.
A nearly foot-long goldfish was discovered downstream of a Buffalo, New York, wastewater treatment plant, according to a Facebook post from the Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper.
"Goldfish can survive year-round in our watershed and can destroy the habitat of native fish. Scientists estimate that tens of millions of goldfish now live in the Great Lakes,"

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