This unexpected trend has bolstered the local Danish tourism industry, blending the thrill of watching these ocean giants with the breathtaking beauty of the Northeast Atlantic Ocean.
Interesting and scientific facts about different fish species.
Commonly found in the river basins of Africa, the Nile perch has an average length of 30 to 40 inches and a weight of 10 to 25 lbs. Research has shown that this fish can measure over 6 feet and weigh between 450 to 500 lbs.
While the average size of a tiger musky is between 25 and 35 inches and 5 and 10 pounds, this amazing predator can reach a maximum size of about 50 inches and 50 pounds. Most fish will, however, only get to 20 to 30 pounds.
Beluga, white, and lake sturgeon are, by far, the biggest sturgeon species. Belugas can reach a maximum size of over 20 feet and more than 3,000 pounds. White sturgeon can have a maximum size of about 20 feet and 1,500 pounds. Lake sturgeon can reach a size of 8 feet and 250 pounds.
Black drums reach maturity within four to six years and have an average size of about 25 to 35 inches and 5 to 25 lbs. Some of the biggest black drums weighed over 100 lbs and measured over 50 inches! The current world record is a fish of 113 lbs.
While the average size of blue catfish is between 25 and 40 inches and 5 and 30lb, these behemoths can reach a maximum size of 65 inches and 150lb. The biggest catfish ever caught is a giant of 143lb and 57 inches.