Michigan Lake Sturgeon Restoration

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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