South African Freshwater Fish Information And Interesting Facts

Interesting Freshwater Fish Information

Rainbow TroutAngling is the most popular sport in South Africa in terms of participation... South Africa is home to many freshwater fish species, most of them are endemic to the lakes, rivers, dams and weirs we have in South Africa but a lot of the fish are invasive (They were introduced). This has had an impact in some cases on the populations of the smaller endemic fish species, where Bass and Trout have fed on them prolifically... However these species have made angling the most popular sport in South Africa and one of the largest industries in our country too. Listed below are some very interesting facts on freshwater fish that occur in South Africa: