Fly-fishing

“If the invasive goldfish escape into waterways downstream, they pose a threat to native species such as channel catfish, pumpkinseed and blue gill sun fish. … Authorities are seeking the public’s help in finding out who dumped the goldfish.” (http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/04/11/us-usa-colorado-goldfish-idUKKBN0N12BA20150411)

The pumpkinseed originally drew the canaryfish. The catfish had to be sent in after it, but became distracted by the magpiefish that were following the blue gill sun fish. Thankfully this bungled trophic cascade was halted before helpful local residents released dogfish, lionfish or human angler fish.
Next week: more non-native nonsense here on Channel Catfish.

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Natives

“The Woodland Trust in Wales (Coed Cadw) … is offering farmers and other landowners “pollinator packs” of 210 native trees specially selected to provide a food source for [bees and other pollinators].” (http://www.woodlandtrust.presscentre.com/News-Releases/Isn-t-it-funny-how-bees-like-trees-f06.aspx)

No need to import bees (Aliens); grow your own. #BzzzzZZZZ#