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Lewis & Clark as Naturalists
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Locality Name:
Camp White Catfish
Sarpy County , Nebraska

Species Encountered:
icon-2 Ictalurus punctatus Rafinesque
channel catfish
July 24, 1804
The channel catfish, much smaller than the bluecatfish, weights no more than thirty pounds. If the fish caught that day by the party were indeed channel ...  more>>

Journal Entries:

This camp was on the starboard (right) bank of the river and therefore would have been in Iowa if the state boundary were drawn at that time.  The ...  more>>

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