17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

Pets or Pest? In artificial garden ponds, brocaded carps are magnificent pets. Introduced to the wild, they are tough to handle pests. Their name, Koi, in Japanese, is a homophone to Love.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Tel Aviv, Israel
Camera: Canon EOS 6D
Copyright: © Oren Hasson