Walleye

WalleyeStizostedion vitreum

Physical features:
Torpedo shaped olive green body with two part dorsal fin. Tail fin looks as if it has been dipped in white paint and eye is large and glassy.

Habitat:
Lakes, pools, rivers. Often found in cool dark waters avoiding bright sunlight.

Diet:
Fish and aquatic invertebrates

Fun facts:
Walleye are the Minnesota state fish. They are also prized as a popular game fish.