“Successful is too small of a word to describe the second annual Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day Festival May 14-15. In Pensacola alone, 8,089 lionfish were removed in only two days at the Gulf Coast Lionfish Coalition Tournament.”
Brings a whole new meaning to the terms reef aquarium “hitchhiker” and “pest”. Watching this one once is not enough.
Shocking video of invasive Lionfish in the Gulf of Mexico serves as a stark reminder to never release pet aquarium fish into the wild.