USDA targets birds feeding on catfish

The Fish Site
by The Fish Site
8 October 2004, at 1:00am

US - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is taking the fight against migratory birds that attack Mississippi Delta catfish ponds. The USDA says it is after several species that attack the farms, but the chief concern is the double-crested cormorant, said Valerie Burton, an USDA aquaculture biologist.