Re: Shipping Fish In Barrels


leakinmywaders
 

The lake herring or cisco of the Great Lakes, Coregonus artedi, might more properly be called a whitefish.  They were brined in barrels same as Atlantic  herring, hence the common name.  They were and are larger, adults commonly 28-40 cm (11-16 inches) in length.
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Chris Frissell
Polson, MT

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