The black piranha (Serrasalmus rhombeus) has been crowned the pound for pound biting champion of the fish world, by Guillermo Ortí, of George Washington University. The fierce fish ranks high in bite strength among all other vertebrates as well.
Discovery Communications · 12/21/2012
A swarm of carnivorous fish attacked more than 70 swimmers at a popular beach in Argentina on Christmas Day, a medical official said on Thursday. Seven children lost part of their toes or fingers in the attack, and a seven-year-old girl had to have her ... · 12/27/2013
Fish and Game marine biologist Robert Eckert recommends a family fishing excursion in salt water right now, as the fish are biting and the weather is great both off shore and along the surf zone. "Party boat companies along the coast are now doing half-day ...
WMUR · 7/24/2013
Mercury has been discovered in fish in some of the most remote national park lakes and streams in the western United States and Alaska, according to a release from the National Park Service and U.S. Geological Survey. Mercury levels in some fish
Mississippi Business Journal · 4/16/2014
Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water, a man and his son discovered a rare Amazonian fish known to have a thing for testicle biting. The duo caught the Pacu Fish, also known as the “Nutcracker,” in Swedes Lake in South Jersey. · 6/25/2015
A swarm of biting fish injured more than 70 people who were bathing at a popular beach in Argentina on Christmas, a medical official said on Thursday. A seven-year-old girl had her finger partially amputated and dozens more suffered bite wounds on their ...
Emirates247 · 12/27/2013
Sure, we all made jokes when the Pacu, an exotic fish species with an unusual (and apparently false) reputation for biting at people’s junk, was found in a Denmark River recently. But now one has been discovered in Passaic, New Jersey, just 15 miles ...
TheMarySue · 9/25/2013
NEW YORK — Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water, as the saying goes, male skinny-dippers in Scandinavia are being warned about a fish infamous for munching on testicles. Yes, you read that right. The Pacu, native to South …
KDVR Fox-31 · 8/11/2013
“An anterior bite force of 320 N from the black piranha is the strongest bite force recorded for any bony fish to date. Results indicate megapiranha’s bite force conservatively ranged from 1240–4749 N and reveal its novel dentition was capable of ... · 12/25/2012
Snowmobile trails are marked to the Igloo from the Rainy River, NW Angle, and Warroad. Ice fishing is in full swing and the fish are biting. If your favorite resort is full the dates you have available, don't fret, there are options. If you are looking to ...
OutdoorsFIRST · 12/27/2013