Introduction may have been natural or human
influenced. Species now occurs throughout the state. Hazard to
humans as a vector of disease, notably rabies.
FWC Facts:The FWC operates two freshwater fish hatcheries: the Florida Bass Conservation Center in Sumter County, and the Blackwater Hatchery in Santa Rosa County.
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