In 2011, the waters of Odessa region produced 22.6 million fry (it’s — 410 tons of fish). The Deputy Head of the "Western Black Sea gosrybohrana" Yuri Lukarzhevsky.
According to him, in the 1980s. ran into the water less than 20 million fry. However, before the fisheries is to maintain the fish — it passes through the channels of the Danube and is a prey to the Romanian fishermen.
In 2012 it is planned to launch the fish on the same level as last year. Lukarzhevsky Yu explained that the fee for use of water resources is directed to the stocking of ponds, the correspondent of news agency "Vikna-Odessa."