The most famous—and undoubtedly biggest—catch on Lake Turkana is the enormous Nile perch, which can grow up to 2 meters (6 feet) and weigh as much as 200 kilograms (440 pounds). Nile perch are indigenous throughout Sub-Saharan Africa, where it is an important food source and economic commodity (This Ugandan man is taking a Nile perch to sell in a local market.)

Photograph by Annie Chester, MyShot
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