Carassius auratus
Carassius auratus

Impact ID4257
Impact TypeWater Quality
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionCarassius auratus feed at the water bottom where they stir up sediment, changing water quality and creating algae blooms.
Great Lakes RegionYes
LocationMinnesota, USA

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/1/2023].

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