Lake Sturgeon Sightings

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Lower Great Lakes Fishery Resources Office (LGLFRO), Amherst, NY is requesting local assistance in obtaining information on lake sturgeon distribution and abundance in the lower Great Lakes. The method they are using is a lake sturgeon sighting survey for waters of Lake Erie, the Niagara River, Lake Ontario, and the St. Lawrence River upstream of Massena. Anyone interested in participating in this program and/or obtaining further information can contact Chris Lowie of the USFWS - LGLFRO at 716-691-5456.

 

Additional info can be found here http://www.fws.gov/midwest/sturgeon/nydec.htm#carlson

Mr. Sturgeon