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Stranded Carp

Description:

carp stranded after major rainstorm

Habitat:

Raritan River, NJ



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4 Comments

speticolas
speticolas 6 years ago

I mean it seemed no worse for the experience!

speticolas
speticolas 6 years ago

Yes, definitely alive! I thought I could just pick it up and put it back in the water, but it was surprisingly strong. I ended up coaxing it into a plastic trash bag, carrying it to the nearby pond and releasing it. I seemed no worse for the experience.

LiamGreen
LiamGreen 6 years ago

Poor carp! Was it still alive?

kelly.quirk
kelly.quirk 6 years ago

great shot! you can really see the fish in this.

Highland Park, New Jersey, USA

Lat: 40.49, Long: -74.42

Spotted on Jul 14, 2010
Submitted on Oct 25, 2010

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