Native of Asia. Introduced in 1880 as a sport fish. Now considered to be a "weed" fish. Omniverous, eats anything. Roots about for food. This carp is feeding on what it has stirred up from the muddy bottom.
|This is the Web site of the Bryant Watershed
Education Project, based in West Plains, Missouri. Our site is a toolkit
for exploring the Bryant Creek, North Fork, Eleven Point and Upper
Spring watersheds in the southern Missouri Ozarks.