Fishing for some fish facts?

  1. The largest carp on record weighed __?
  2. The expression ‘Carpe Diem’ was first used by ___?
  3. Have you ever kissed a fish?
  4. How many kinds of fish are there?
  5. How much fish is caught in Canada?
  6. How much time do Canadians spend fishing?

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  1.  94 lbs/42.6 kg.
  2. Latin poet Horace in The Odes.
  3. Most lipsticks contain fish scales.
  4. Over 32,000 kinds with scientists discovering new ones all the time.
  5. More than 235 million fish are caught annually in Canadian freshwater, of which 2/3 are released. Trout is Canada’s favourite catch, at almost 51.6 million reeled in annually.
  6. 3.6 million Canadian anglers spend an average of 13.3 days per year fishing, or 48 million days in total.