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Fighting Back Lionfish for Invasive Species Awareness Week

In honor of Invasive Species Awareness Week, see how Floridians are working to control invasive lionfish and put them to good use.

Top 5 Myths About Lionfish

There’s been a lot of buzz surrounding the lionfish invasion in the Western Atlantic, Caribbean, and Gulf of Mexico. With the invasion being a relatively new phenomenon (at least to most people), there’s bound to be some misinformation flying around. Here are the top five misconception about lionfish and the facts behind them.

Lionfish: Gotta Eat ‘Em to Beat ‘Em

Big problems call for big solutions, and there has been a lot of talk recently about how to address the big problem of invasive lionfish in the Atlantic, Caribbean, and Gulf of Mexico. The answer is simple. Eat them.

The Hunt for Invasive Lionfish Begins

Invasive lionfish are one of the biggest threats to the Florida Keys reef ecosystem today. However, locals are taking matters into their own hands in new and innovative ways.