St. Marys River Lake Sturgeon
Project Title
Critical Habitats and Population Characteristics in the Recovering St. Marys River Lake Sturgeon Community
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Project Duration
June 2021 - June 2026
Project Description
Acoustic telemetry will be used to understand movements, habitat use, survival, and spawning areas used by Lake Sturgeon in the St. Marys River. Life-stage specific critical habitats and migration patterns will be determined and will be used to facilitate development of a multinational conservation and restoration plan.
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