Oreochromis niloticus
Oreochromis niloticus
(Nile Tilapia)

Impact ID3239
Impact TypeRecreation
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionNile Tilapia in Lake Hogue, AR, were stocked as a forage fish, and targeted by anglers using both hook-and-line and dip nets. The economic impact in 2003 of angler expenditure was estimated at US$3,825 from a stocking cost of $10,000.
Great Lakes RegionNo

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/19/2024].

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