An Epic Quest Aims to Find Giant Catfish Babies

A new study gathers clues—in the form of fish fry—to plummeting numbers of humongous catfish in the legendary Mekong river system.

National Geographic

Last updated on 24 April 2019

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Cambodia
Viet Nam
Region: 
South-East Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable fishing and harvesting aquatic resources
Species: 
Pangasianodon gigas
Species group: 
Fish