- Black sea bass have dangerously sharp spines on their dorsal fin that can puncture human skin.
- The all-tackle world record for black sea bass is 9 pounds, 8 ounces.
- When hooked in deep water and brought quickly to the surface, a black sea bass will often regurgitate its stomach contents.
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to conserve, protect and restore North America's trout and salmon fisheries and their watersheds
We accomplish this mission on local, state and national levels with an extensive and dedicated volunteer network. The national office, based just outside of Washington, D.C., employs professionals who testify before Congress, publish TU's quarterly magazine, TROUT,intervene in federal legal proceedings and work with TU's 125,000 grassroots volunteers in 500 chapters nationwide to keep them active and involved in conservation issues.