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Originally posted by WrydeOne
Unfortunately, fish that large are quite rare, because of the dangers posed by boats, pollution, overfishing, and nets.
Originally posted by the_oleneo
73 millions people who live along the river, eat many species of fish and this giant catfish somehow elude them?!
Originally posted by WyrdeOne
Yeah, the three gorges project certainly didn't help.
But I think overfishing is a key problem as well, considering the needs of the inhabitants of the areas are huge, and growing.
Originally posted by HowlrunnerIV..............Can anyone else see a major ecological disaster in inhibiting and controlling the flow of the Mekong?