United States of Fish

Impress your friends and family at your next cookout with facts about the officially-designated state/province fish of Canada and the U.S.

Black Bass: How many species are there?

  Guest Author: Tim Bonvechio; Editor: Patrick Cooney Black bass are the most popular freshwater sportfish in the USA.  Their popularity as a sportfish has expanded their distribution from North America to around the world through human introductions.  While Largemouth Bass and Smallmouth Bass are arguably the most widely known and dispersed black bass species, there is…