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In addition, populations of cisco (also called lake herring), one of the major prey items for lake trout, were displaced by non-native alewife and rainbow smelt.
The Guam flycatcher, the Caribbean monk seal, and the blackfin cisco are now completely extinct from our planet.
And further down the food chain, at least seven species of ciscos were known to exist.
Michael Lemanski of Florence, Wisc., caught the cisco at approximately 10 a.m. June 9 on Lake Ottawa in Iron County (western Upper Peninsula).
Atlantic salmon, coho, lake trout and cisco are all on the rise, said Randall Claramunt, the DNR's Lake Huron basin coordinator.
The previous record was a 5.4-pound, 25-inch cisco caught in 1992 in the Grand Traverse Bay (records are recognized by weight only).
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