The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced that approximately 18,500 young lake sturgeon from a streamside sturgeon-rearing facility were stocked in several inland lakes in northern Michigan on Monday, July 1.
Selected and prioritized locations that were stocked with the small fingerlings were:
– Sturgeon River (a Burt Lake tributary)
– Pigeon River (a Mullett Lake tributary)
– Maple River (a Burt Lake tributary)
– Otsego Lake.
For more information on lake sturgeon in Michigan, please visit www.michigan.gov/sturgeon
source: Michigan Department of Natural Resources