Fish Profiles

Fish Profiles category contains profiles on specific species of fish. Learn about fish habitats, fish reproduction season and other fun facts about your favorite pond fish.

Bait fish

Fathead Minnows

Fathead minnows or Pimephales promelas are bait fish identified by their olive green backs that fade to a whiteish belly and a very faint spot at the base of the tail fin. In the spring, the heads of spawning males becomes very dark and a yellowish band encircles the front […]