Especially were they to avoid eating eels and freshwater fish and all the best kinds of food.
"The Fijians" by Basil Thomson
Of freshwater fish the trout of the mountain streams and the eels of the coast lagoons may be mentioned.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 1" by Various
Scientists race to understand the reproductive biology of freshwater eels.
The first time I tried to grip a freshwater eel was during an interview with a North Carolina eel dealer, who reached into a concrete-lined pool in his warehouse and tossed one of his captives to the floor in a quick movement.