Many rivers are fed by small creeks and streams. Many of these creeks and streams originate from springs that occur naturally. Many of these springs are also a source of the fresh water that is necessary for many aquatic species to survive. One such creature that can be found in fresh water is the crayfish.
Crayfish or “crawdads” are considered a delicacy by many people and are a staple food item at most Cajun celebrations. They are easily trapped and are often caught by hand and are also quite simple to prepare. They are an excellent source of food in a survival situation. Crayfish are found in most regions throughout the
. United States
In my younger days, many a “mud bug” fell victim to a stick with a piece of bacon hanging by a string.
Got mud bugs?
Staying above the water line!