Monthly Archives: February 2013

Rebirth of Lake Sturgeon: Freshwater Species of the Week

18 Feb, 2013 - By

Topping six feet (two meters) long and weighing nearly 200 pounds (90 kilograms), lake sturgeon once roamed rivers and lakes of the Mississippi River, Hudson Bay, and the Great Lakes. Unchanged from prehistoric times, the lake sturgeon has unusual features not seen in today’s fish, including an external skeleton that gives it an armored appearance. But […]

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