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Lake Sturgeon Making Comeback in Missouri

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Missouri conservation officials are claiming a major milestone in their decades-long effort to bring back the endangered lake sturgeon.

Conservation spokesman Travis Moore says they recently discovered this species is once again spawning after a very close brush with extinction, “We have generations of people who’ve never seen a lake sturgeon. 308 more words


Conservation Connection: Lake sturgeon now reproducing in Mississippi River

An event that fisheries biologists describe as big as bringing back deer and turkey to Missouri was recently witnessed in the Mississippi River near St. Louis. 50 more words


Michigan Wants To Limit Dredging To Help Protect Sturgeon

SAUGATUCK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) – The state wants to limit the times of year when dredging is allowed in part of southwestern Michigan to protect lake sturgeon, officials announced Monday. 253 more words


Volunteers and the Lake Sturgeon

(photo by Robert Barossi)

by Robert Barossi

The images and messages created by environmental organizations often use iconic and instantly recognizable species. Polar bears. Pandas. Wolves. 229 more words

Robert Barossi

Black Lake sturgeon season ends in six hours

By Howard Meyerson

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — More than 300 anglers hoped to spear a sturgeon through the ice when Michigan’s Black Lake sturgeon-spearing season opened Feb. 508 more words

12 Fish You Should Never, Ever Eat ... Prevention

Steer clear of this seafood that’s bad for you and the environment

By Emily Main, Prevention

 One fish, two fish, bad-for-you-fish. Yes fish, no fish, red fish…OK fish? 1,949 more words

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